Parents who commit to exclusively pumping know that sticking to a schedule is everything. So when Allison Hepler agreed to be in her best friend Rachael Downs’s wedding on Oct. 25, 2019, she had her pumping sessions planned down to the second. But of course, plans often go awry — especially during weddings — so when Allison was asked if she’d be comfortable posing for a photo with her breast pump in tow, she didn’t flinch. Thankfully, photographer Amber Fletcher captured the perfect shot, and it pays homage to parents everywhere.
“Rachael has always been supportive and knew exactly what I needed as she had already been down that road,” Allison told POPSUGAR. “So I was pumping four times a day at the time of her wedding. One was while we were getting ready and the other was right before the ceremony. I was trying to squeeze in a session