Jamie Lynne Grumet, 26, is pictured on the latest cover of Time Magazine breastfeeding her almost 4-year-old son, in order to promote the attachment parenting method.
Grumet was breastfed by her own mother until the age of six. She told TIME, "You feel comforted, nurtured and really, really loved. I had so much self-confidence as a child, and I know it's from that."
Ms Grumet knows that attachment parenting is perceived as unconventional. She posed for TIME because she believes that the more people see it, the more accepted in will become. She writes on her blog,"Motherhood is hard enough, then to hear constantly how you are caring for your child is 'weird' or makes people 'uncomfortable' is almost too much to handle."
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