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Wider array of parental benefits still leave out too many

It’s good news that Canada’s parental leave policies are finally becoming more family-friendly. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s announcement of a flexible parental leave of up to 18 months (including 15 weeks of maternity leave) is all about offering parents more choice … Continue reading

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Exciting Partnerships

I am so proud of how these postcards turned out! I am also proud and impressed by the support we are getting from our health region for this project. We have been partnering with Public Health throughout the development of … Continue reading

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The good fight

Today’s entry comes from a local mom who has been kind enough to share her story of breastfeeding struggles, triumphs and comfort in knowing she is not alone: I was going to have the perfect baby. He (actually in my … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding and Work – I made it work!

World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated internationally from August 1-7th (luck Canadians get to celebrate twice as we celebrate Canadian World Breastfeeding Week in October!). This year’s theme is Breastfeeding and Work – Let’s Make it Work! “Whether a woman is working in the … Continue reading

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Now Easier to Win!

We are so excited to give away a gift certificate for one of our champion businesses! We have heard from some moms, though, that found it hard to take pictures while out with baby, or who forget to enter while … Continue reading

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Enter to Win!

We want to give away some prizes and see your pictures!  All you have to do is go to any of the locations who have signed our pledge (check back often since the list of participating businesses will keep growing) … Continue reading

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Hello!

Welcome to the new Blog for Saskatoon Breastfeeding Matters! It is an exciting time to be involved in breastfeeding education, promotion, and support in our city and province. There are so many new things happening, I want to tell you about … Continue reading

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