Breastfeeding: It’s Emotionally Complicated

nursing mother poster from 1930's

I did not think that I would be nursing my daughter until she was almost two. It’s not that I have anything against it. It’s just that I was not raised in a breastfeeding family. And there were a lot of babies in my family. When I had my son I was not totally committed […]

My three wishes for a saner, cleaner, more rested tomorrow

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Friday, November 11, 2011 It’s 11/11/11, make three wishes. I thought about being totally altruistic with this NaBloPoMo. Three wishes? Great! I want world peace, free healthcare, and for happiness to touch everyone (perhaps via parade participation). But then I got real. I got selfish. My wishes today come after several weeks of very little […]