Leader Today


January 2022 Leader Today

Monday, January 10, 2022

Welcome to our January 2022 issue! In this issue we have an article from Eva Donat on neurolinguistic programming and how the communication skills can be helpful to Leaders. Miriam Main looks at the importance of not mixing causes and Kelly Durbin shares thoughts on ways to make connections with the mothers we support. Anne … Read More

How Human Milk Helps Build Baby Brains

Monday, January 10, 2022

The bioactive role of extra-nutritive components of human milk on cognitive development Audrey Humphries(1), Nneoma Edokobi(1), Catherine Lavallee(1), and Brittany Howell Ph.D.(2,3) (1) Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine (VTCSOM), Roanoke, Virginia (2) Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at Virginia Tech Carilion, Roanoke, Virginia (3) Department of Human Development and Family Science, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia … Read More

Making Connections

Monday, January 10, 2022

Kelly Durbin, Austin, Texas, USA Last week a new Leader was accredited, one whom I mentored through her application. After she officially became a Leader, I wanted to share a top Leader tip of some kind—a wise insight about the key to effectively supporting mothers throughout the normal course of breastfeeding. I considered many things. … Read More

Not Mixing Causes – the Secret to our Longevity?

Monday, January 10, 2022

Miriam Main, Edinburgh, Scotland 2021 is a year to remember. In addition to mothering, working, and leading through a pandemic, we have been able to celebrate La Leche League’s special 65th birthday. As we approach the end of this unusual year, I have been spending time reflecting on my role as a Leader. To be … Read More

Celebrating LLL Through Every Breastfeeding Story

Friday, January 7, 2022

Anne Lisse Taboada, LLLRPA (France) For the past few years I have been offering this special meeting to celebrate LLLI’s anniversary (60th/65th) by celebrating the recognition of every nursing story. As part of the meeting plan (see below), I also take the opportunity to talk about La Leche League. I talk about Leaders’ work and … Read More

What I Learned from NeuroLinguistic Programming (NLP)

Friday, January 7, 2022

Eva Donat, Barcelona, Spain I don’t know what drew me to become a La Leche League Leader; perhaps it was destiny, or that my body was asking me to go further, to be with women, with mothers. Above all, I witnessed how mothers continually empowered themselves by trusting their bodies through breastfeeding. As a Leader … Read More

Leadership Across Generations: Maria Teresa and Maria Teresa

Friday, October 15, 2021

Mother and Daughter in Mexico Maria Teresa Jaime Ortega—LLL Leader—Mexico My name is Maria Teresa Jaime Ortega, I am 29 years old, and I have been involved with La Leche League (LLL) for 24 years, even though I have been an accredited LLL Leader only since 13 February 2021. Yes, you read that right! The … Read More

Welcome to our 65th Celebratory Issue

Friday, October 15, 2021

Welcome to our 65th celebratory issue of Breastfeeding Today and Leader Today! In this issue, we have a wonderful selection of contributions from Leaders around the world sharing their love and memories of La Leche League over the last 65 years.   Thanks to you La Leche League is 65 Years Old By Marian Tompson … Read More

Why I Chose LLL

Friday, October 15, 2021

Veronica Rohalevich, Mtein, Lebanon La Leche League came into my life when I was pregnant with my third daughter. Breastfeeding was always my main goal in nurturing and raising children, and I had wanted to breastfeed them with all my heart… However, I had two previous unsuccessful breastfeeding experiences with my older children due to … Read More

Σπιτική Κρέμα Βανίλια & Σοκολάτα (Homemade Vanilla and Chocolate Puddings – Greek Version)

Friday, October 15, 2021

ΤΗΣ ΠΗΝΕΛΟΠΗΣ ΚΑΡΑΓΚΟΥΝΗ, ΑΘΗΝΑ, ΕΛΛΑΔΑ Μια πολύ εύκολη και νόστιμη κρέμα που θα λατρέψει η οικογένειά σας !!! Για να γιορτάσω τα 65 χρόνια του Συνδέσμου Θηλασμού LLL, πασπάλισα την κρέμα βανίλιας με κανέλα και την κρέμα σοκολάτας με ζάχαρη άχνη για να σχηματίσω το λογότυπο της LLL!   6 μερίδες ΣΥΣΤΑΤΙΚΑ: 1 λίτρο/4 φλιτζάνια … Read More

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