I'd only intended to nurse my kids until they were a year old. I'd assumed that on their first birthday they'd seamlessly graduate to a sippy cup, and then I'd part ways with breastfeeding. But then a year came and went, and they were still nursing. They were largely attached to the boob for emotional reasons: when they fell down and skinned their knees, nursing made them feel better, and it was the nightcap they needed to help them doze off to sleep at night.
I Tried Weaning With Band-Aids, & It Worked Like A Charm
A teenager says she was told to put Band-Aids on her nipples at school - Insider
After being pulled from her fifth-period class at Braden River High School, the year-old from Bradenton, Florida, found herself in the dean's office, and was told that nipples and breasts were "distracting" other students and "a boy was laughing at her," thus she was violating school dress code policy, according to the teen and statements from school officials. Martinez said that school officials originally told her that her third-period teacher flagged the dress code issue, but later said a student came to the office to report her. Martinez's mother, Kari Knop, took a picture of the outfit that caused school officials to ask her daughter to cover her nipples. Most days I don't wear one. It depends on my mood.
This 17-Year-Old Was Told to Put Band-Aids on Her Nipples After Not Wearing a Bra to School
Subscriber Account active since. Free subscriber-exclusive audiobook! Get it now on Libro. Officials at a high school in Florida reportedly pulled a teenage girl out of class last week after a teacher claimed her nipples were distracting male students.
Izabella Zaydenberg. School dress codes rarely make any sense. While several ARE actually progressive , most enforce the idea that collarbones , shoulders, legs , or any other part of a female student's body should be monitored, policed, and penalized if shown.