These 15 Breastfeeding Photos From 2017 Show Just How Beautiful Motherhood Is

Mikaela Shannon Photography
Mikaela Shannon Photography

When it comes time to truly bonding with your newborn, breastfeeding is one of those memorable experiences that defines the motherhood experience. And this year, there were plenty of mamas who decided to document the high points (and the challenges) that come with breastfeeding. From sweet snaps of breast cancer survivors feeding their babies for the first time to women who have mastered the art of tandem feeding, scroll through the photos to see the very best from 2017.

Benzel Photography

Di Roma Photography

Ncee Photography

Krista Evans Photography

Natalie McCain

Nicole Hood

Natalie McCann

"Since we are close to the end of this road, I think the thing I will miss the most is the way she stares up into my eyes while nursing and gently touches my face."