The time when your child is too old to be breastfed depends on many factors, and it’s not something that has been predetermined.
Some children never latch, or get tired of it very quickly. Others, however, can’t seem to get enough of their mommy’s breasts for quite some time.
However, breastfeeding a child beyond one year remains taboo in this world, and mother Riona O’Connor learned this the hard way.
She shared a brief reflection on her breastfeeding journey, accompanied by a photo of herself feeding her 4-year-old son on Facebook, and her post immediately gained a lot of popularity.
Check out the post she shared below:
Unsurprisingly, many people were judgmental about Riona’s decision to breastfeed a 4-year-old child, and this is what they wrote:
Luckily, though, the support she received outweighed the criticism, and many people made sure to share their love in the comments: