Motherhood is indeed the hardest and darest job in the world. A mother nurtures her child with intensive care and inculcates good thoughts for a better future. And in a world filled with inequality, crises and poverty, breastfeeding is the foundation of lifelong good health for babies and mothers. The World Breastfeeding Week 2018 has already started from August 1 and it will last till Aug 7. The slogan of this time is “Breastfeeding: Foundation of Life”. Our celebrities are no less in promoting this heavenly thing of motherhood. Here are some celebrity moms who posted their pictures while breastfeeding their babies.
1) Lisa Haydon
Last year during the World Breastfeeding Week 2017, the ‘Queen’ actress posted a picture of herself feeding her two-month-old son, Zack on Instagram and captioned it,
“Breastfeeding has played such a big part in getting back into shape after giving birth to my baby.”
2) Padma Lakshmi
The supermodel and Hollywood and Bollywood diva Padma Lakshmi, celebrated Mother’s Day this year by posting a throwback picture of herself nursing her daughter Krishna Thea Lakshmi-Dell on Instagram. She captioned it,
“Multi-tasking: level 100”
3) Mara Martin
She made headlines when she brought her baby to her “office” and walked on the ramp during Miami Swim Week. Martin made a bold statement on the runway as she walked while breastfeeding her 5-month-old daughter at the Paraiso x SI Swimsuit show. While thanking a fashion magazine who appreciated her effort, she wrote,
“THANK YOU for letting all 16 of us be our true selves, strong beautiful women!!! Because of you, my daughter is going to grow up in a better world, where she will always feel this way!!!!!!”
4) Chrissy Teigen
The American model and author, has posted quite a few pics of breastfeeding her second child, baby Miles. She got trolled by some social media users for that but she also got love from many and won hearts by her pictures.
5) Shveta Salve
The popular face on Indian TV, Shveta posted a picture of her while breastfeeding her baby and captioned it,
“My Sanctum My Haven.”
6) Alyssa Milano
A vocal advocate for breastfeeding, the actor posted throwback photos of herself nursing her children in celebration of World Breastfeeding Week back in 2016.
7) Larissa Waters
She made headlines in May 2017 when she, the Australian Senator has become the first politician to breastfeed in the nation’s parliament. Ms Waters, from the Greens party, fed two-month-old daughter Alia Joy back then! She told to a news website that,
“Women have been doing it in parliaments around the world. Women are going to continue to have babies and if they want to do their job and be at work and look after their baby… the reality is we are going to have to accommodate that.”
8) Miranda Kerr
Right after giving birth to baby boy Flynn with Orlando Bloom, the supermodel walked the ramp for Belaciago within two weeks! Of course, she showed no signs of post-pregnancy weight, which left a lot of people wondering and admiring her as well. Later in an interview with Lucky magazine, Kerr revealed,
“I just loved breastfeeding. It was something that came very easily to me and it helped speed up my metabolism. I nursed for a year and a half, and I pumped when I was at work.”
She even posted a super cute pic of herself breastfeeding her boy!