Megan Fulwiler

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Are you in compliance with breastfeeding laws?

(Image courtesy of MI Breastfeeding Organization)

Use this 2 question checklist to find out.

A woman’s right to breastfeed is protected by both state and federal laws.  The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) ensures that breastfeeding protections also extend to the workplace.

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8 Things To Know Before Building a Lactation Room

You know you need a private place for nursing moms. But now what?

The Fair Labor Standards Act requires employers to provide a secure and private lactation room for breastfeeding employees who need to breast pump at work. The first thing you'll want to do is to asses your need and your space. 

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Mamava's App For Breastfeeding Moms On The Go

We've just launched an update to our free mobile app that helps breastfeeding mamas on the go find clean and dignified places to pump or nurse.

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Mindful Mamas: Mamava’s Breastfeeding Meditation

Pumping is stressful. We've got a solution.

We’re excited to share the new Mamava guided meditation for breastfeeding and pumping specifically designed to help busy mamas relax, let go, and let down.

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The Future Is Female And So Was The Past: Women, Work, and Labor

 

Mamava celebrates women every day of the year, but we get especially pumped for March because it’s Women’s History month. So imagine how excited we were to learn that the theme for the 2017 National Women’s History Project was “trailblazing women in labor and business.”  Labor and business! Hello?!

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Today We Work in Solidarity

A Day Without A Woman

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Hilarious Pop Culture Moms We're Loving Right Now

Breasts and babies are beautiful and amazing, and they’re also fun and funny. We’re all about transforming culture to make it more accepting of breastfeeding mamas, so we appreciate the pop culture moments that embrace the wild ride of pregnancy, birth, and breastfeeding.  

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What we're thankful for

Thanksgiving is one of our favorite holidays here at Mamava. One of our core values is “feed the body, feed the soul,” so we love any celebration that has good food at the heart of it!  But we also love that Thanksgiving offers us time to connect with friends and family, and to reflect and give thanks.  

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In Search of Peace & Quiet: Breastfeeding Mamas & Thanksgiving Travel

Thanksgiving travel is always stressful, but for nursing mamas it poses a special challenge. Of all the places nursing mamas visit, busy airports are the hardest to navigate. To help you plan your travels and take some of the stress out of air travel, here’s a list of airports across the country that have installed Mamava Lactation Suites: Atlanta, Austin, Boise, Burlington, Baltimore Washington International, Milwaukee General Mitchell, Jacksonville, JFK, Key West, LaGuardia, Logan, Miami, Newark, Oakland, Palm Beach, San Antonio, and Spokane. Our goal is to ensure that this list grows longer every day! For more sites and places, be sure to check out our mobile app (exciting new features and Android app coming next month) and our website www.mamava.com/locations.

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Imagining a World with Paid Family Leave. For Everyone.

Paid family leave has finally made it into the national conversation (well, at least with one of our 2016 candidates, but we won’t name names) and we’re thrilled. It’s about time our workplace policies and spaces reflect the everyday realities of working families.

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