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11 Parody Stock Photos Show The Awkward Reality Of Being a Breastfeeding, Working Mom

Ever notice that corporate stock photography always shows "working moms" smiling at their desks with their babies in their laps? One working mom shot a parody series of stock photos to show what it's really like to bring your baby's food source to work with you: awkward, embarrassing, hilarious, and sometimes borderline inhumane.

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You thought you were nailing your presentation on the latest sales numbers, but you were actually leaking breastmilk through your dress

Jessica Shortall; shot by Laura Legg Photography / Via workpumprepeat.com

Way to close the deal, team! Uhhhh, what’s that in your hand, Cynthia?

Jessica Shortall; shot by Laura Legg Photography / Via workpumprepeat.com

Dude, that’s not creamer

Jessica Shortall; shot by Laura Legg Photography / Via workpumprepeat.com

Thanks for the “Lactation Suite,” Human Resources

Jessica Shortall; shot by Laura Legg Photography / Via workpumprepeat.com

Trying to wash your pump parts in the sink is going to result in a “Whatcha got there, Elizabeth?” from Tim and Sheila in Accounting

Jessica Shortall; shto by Laura Legg Photography / Via workpumprepeat.com

I love being away from my brand-new baby! Sure, I can work late again!

Jessica Shortall; shot by Laura Legg Photography / Via workpumprepeat.com

It’s ok to cry over spilled milk – if it gets on your keyboard, just tell IT that it was coffee

Jessica Shortall; shot by Laura Legg Photography / Via workpumprepeat.com

Your co-workers are kind of jerks

Jessica Shortall; shot by Laura Legg Photography / Via workpumprepeat.com

Making your baby’s food in a bathroom isn’t gross at all

Jessica Shortall; shot by Laura Legg Photography / Via workpumprepeat.com

Nothing says “I’m a pro” like spilling your breast pump parts all over the elevator lobby

Jessica Shortall; shot by Laura Legg photography / Via workpumprepeat.com

He shoots, he scores!

Jessica Shortall; shot by Laura Legg Photography / Via workpumprepeat.com

Check out the full series and commentary on workplace culture, breastfeeding and working, and America's crappy maternity leave at Bustle.

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