Milky Moments is a beautiful rhyming picture book for children and their families. Written by Ellie Stoneley, the book tells stories of family life and depicts breastfeeding as a very normal part of it. With hand painted illustrations by Jessica D’Alton Goode, Milky Moments was published in May 2015 by Pinter and Martin.

The first print run sold out, and the book is now available worldwide on every major book site online and from many independent (and chain booksellers). Milky Moments received a warm welcome from parents, children and healthcare professionals and only 5 star reviews from around the world. Cards and limited edition signed and numbered prints are now for sale on this site, along with a numbered collectable knitted bear called Eric (he stars in the book), and collectable felted nursing dolls. You can also find you all you need to know about buying a copy of Milky Moments on this website.

A Vote for Breastfeeding

Voting for the 2015/16 Children’s book of the year in the prestigious People’s Book Prize is now open … until the day of the award ceremony on 12th July. Please do consider voting, and telling everyone you know to, for Milky Moments.

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Awards & Reviews

Milky Moments WON the Children’s Book of the Year award at the prestigious People’s Book Prize. This is hugely exciting. The winners are chosen entirely by public vote, which makes the award all the more wonderful and very humbling!! 2016-07-12-21-09-32Hurrah! Thank you!
and oh my word, it’s so important for a little rhyming picture book for children depicting daily family life with breastfeeding as just a normal part of what goes on. The awards were broadcast by Sky TV and were hosted by Sir Frederick Forsyth, Ellie and Jessica both attended and were totally overwhelmed to win.

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4 weeks ago

Milky Moments

Time for this again ... wonderful things bodies

Netmums
Beautiful
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1 month ago

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I've only just seen this little video clip that BBC Cambridge put out a while back about Milky Moments ...

BBC Radio Cambridgeshire
Does Ellie Stoneley Gradwell have a point? She's written a book about breastfeeding to encourage more positive images of breastfeeding in popular culture.
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1 month ago

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Happy happy Mothering Sunday everyone ... maybe you are breastfeeding, breastfed for a few days, months or years, maybe you were breastfed or maybe you supported or simply knew someone who breastfed ... and maybe you yearned to but for whatever reason didn't get there ... today is about mothers but it's also about mothering ... those who've supported and cared for us in whatever way ...

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1 month ago

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Superb ... wish I'd seen this when small person was first born ...

Breastfeeding Uncovered
Babies wake up at night and that's ok!
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1 month ago

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Great bargains to be had on wonderful books from our lovely publisher 🙂Starting today!! Our amazing #Flash #Sale runs until this Sunday 11th March at midnight. For 40% off all of our books, including the Why It Matters Series, all YogaWords books, and our wonderful range of pregnancy, birth and parenting books, visit our website today.
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1 month ago

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Save the Children UK
Time’s up for formula milk companies putting children’s lives at risk. Put babies first and follow the rule. Please read & share save.tc/BvBn30iDDNf #DontPushIt
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2 months ago

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Across London ... wonderful images ...Look at these stunning images from the #FEEDME campaign. Look out for them on electronic billboards across London. ... See MoreSee Less

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Milky Moments by Ellie Stoneley and illustrated by Jessica D’Alton Goode

“A delightful picture book that normalizes breastfeeding for young children. I was entranced by the images; they brought me back to my own childhood which was surrounded by family, nursing women and a feeling of happiness and love.”Jacque Gerrard, Director for England, Royal College of Midwives

“A welcome addition to many a bookshelf.” La Leche League, GB

“the words capture everything I’ve ever wanted to tell my children about breastfeeding” – Claire, mother of two.

At home, in hospital or out and about, every beautifully illustrated scene tells a story about day-to-day family life and loving milky moments.

Heart-warming, enchanting and fun, with a small bear called Eric to find on every page, this is a book to treasure that children will love to explore time and again.

With careful attention paid to positioning, Milky Moments also gently educates and informs about breastfeeding, whatever your age.

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