An Oregon mom posted a photograph final yr of herself breastfeeding her child whereas she took a bong hit. Naturally, the picture went viral.
Amid the anticipated backlash, some a lot milder criticism got here from Jenn Lauder, an Oregon cannabis activist who co-founded Splimm, a publication on pot and parenting, together with her husband. Lauder chided the breastfeeder for exposing the child to smoke and for the “optics” of the picture.
“That mom could have made better choices,” Lauder advised me just lately. The former instructor has stated that whereas she didn't use cannabis when pregnant together with her daughter, she resumed shortly after giving start, and whereas breastfeeding, to mitigate postpartum melancholy.
– Read all the article at The Guardian.