Author Archives: Danielle Rigg, JD CLC

Valentine’s Day: Breastfeeding “Push Gift” Giveaway & Discount!

Babes, let’s face it, the “push” is just the beginning . . . the other labor of love comes in the days and weeks after delivery, when you and your babe become a nursing team.  The time has come to … Continue reading

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Last revised on 02/10/2012

Olympic Medalist Deena Kastor Supports Nursing in Public

Deena Kastor, Olympic Running Medalist, American Record Holder, and new mom to daughter Piper, age 10 months, shares how treating breastfeeding like training for a race is a great game plan for success!  Deena’s steady focus on her goal,  smart … Continue reading

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Last revised on 02/01/2012

Prevention is the New Pink

This post originally appeared in October 2011.  It’s now the 9th Anniversary of my battle with bilateral breast cancer at age 37.  I won that battle.  But the war for PREVENTION rages on. The rate of new breast cancer cases in … Continue reading

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Last revised on 10/16/2011

Team Best for Babes® Colorado hits the ground running to Beat the Booby Traps™ and put prevention first!

Miracles do happen.  And dreams too.  It has always been one of ours at Best for Babes® to be the Foundation for the FOUNDATION of human health, and like other Causes, to harness the power of affected individuals to fight … Continue reading

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Last revised on 08/31/2011

What is Best for Babes?The Mission, the Model, the Message and the Method

What is Best for Babes? The Mission, the Model, the Method and the Message Here’s a riddle for you: What do you get when you cross Demi Moore’s iconic nude pregnancy photo, with the Nike Swoosh™ (and Michael Jordan in a … Continue reading

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Last revised on 05/25/2011

Rebuilding the Circle: A Very Delicate Subject

This is the fourth post in our special series for Mother’s Day, themed “Rebuilding the Circle.”  Sometimes, connecting with our own moms as we nurse our babies can be our biggest breastfeeding hurdle – but it’s one we can clear … Continue reading

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Last revised on 05/06/2011

The Broken Circle of Breastfeeding: Helping Our Mothers Heal

This Mother’s Day is dedicated to our mothers and grandmothers and the world of women who encircle, influence, love and guide us– whether they breastfed us or they didn’t. Our mothers are an irreplaceable soft-landing and a rich resource for … Continue reading

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Last revised on 05/01/2011

Christina Applegate: Baby Bonding Bliss, Post Breast Cancer

As a fellow double-mastectomy breast cancer survivor, I was so happy to hear that actress Christina Applegate and her fiancé Martyn LeNoble welcomed a baby girl, Sadie Grace, into the world on January 27th.  What a healing gift after staring … Continue reading

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Last revised on 02/18/2011

Did you get your Magical Hour?

“Birds do it, bees do it,  Even educated fleas do it, Let’s do it, let’s fall in love.”  It’s Valentine’s Day, and the drive to love  — and all the hugging, holding, and kissing that goes with it– is instinctive.   It’s … Continue reading

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Last revised on 02/14/2011

Tanya Lieberman Joins Best for Babes

Here’s some great news for your Monday:  Tanya Lieberman –a leader in the breastfeeding blogosphere and a  source of  wisdom and inspiration for so many moms  –will be joining Best for Babes as a regular blogger! Tanya’s addition to the Best for … Continue reading

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Last revised on 02/07/2011