First a note: I meant to get this post out last week, for World Breastfeeding Week. This post is a reflection on my breastfeeding experience so far and includes photos of breastfeeding and personal ... View Post about Doing “Mop”
My breastfeeding journey, from newborn to toddler nursing and weaning, plus experiences as a certified lactation counselor and La Leche League leader.
I feel sorry for my poor neglected blog, but it seems like it's been one thing after another these past few weeks. And this last week was all about World Breastfeeding Week. I spent all my spare ... View Post about Report Card
It's after midnight and I have a million things on my to-do list. Next week is world breastfeeding week and I have been busy, busy, busy planning the week's events. I'll be teaching my first ever ... View Post about At It Again
You know you're an attachment parent when your toddler takes her baby doll to town not in a stroller, but a baby carrier. You also know you're an attachment parent when you spend way more time than ... View Post about Extended Breastfeeding
First, a note: I received a great comment from my friend Megan on the last post and I started to write back to her, but as I typed, and typed, and typed, I realized my response would be better served ... View Post about Are Hospital Births Less Gentle Than Home Births?
It's been a big week for breastfeeding. To start, it's official: I'm a Certified Lactation Counselor!I couldn't have been more excited to get that envelope in the mail. This week was also La ... View Post about More on Breastfeeding
I just discovered this and love it, so I have to share: 10 Reasons Why Breastfeeding Doesn't Suck ... View Post about Breastfeeding Doesn’t Suck
I've finally found a few minutes to write about last week and my experience taking The Center for Breastfeeding‘s class to become a Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC). ... View Post about In Training
If you believe Erica Jong, this:is my 18 (21...25...?) year prison sentence. In case you missed it, in The Wall Street Journal 's "Saturday Essay" last weekend, Jong wrote about the evils of ... View Post about Nora, the Prison Guard
At last week's LLL meeting, a first-time pregnant mama was there to get information about breast feeding. It reminded me of how recently I was in that exact same position, and how sad it makes me ... View Post about What We Eat
Last week was World Breastfeeding Week, a week designed to improve breastfeeding rates internationally through education. Did you know that the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that ... View Post about Food for Thought