Tag Archives: nursing

What I will miss about this pregnancy

I wouldn’t want my most recent post to give anyone the impression that I’m not enjoying the final weeks of my pregnancy. I am. Sure, it’s uncomfortable, but there’s also a lot about it I know I’m going to miss. … Continue reading

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31 weeks

It seems like everything I wanted for this pregnancy is falling into place. Over the weekend we went to a fundraiser for a friend of ours and were able to bid on and win placenta encapsulation services from one of … Continue reading

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I’m sorry you’re offended

In the circles I run with, I see a lot of breastfeeding cheerleading. People posting awesome breastfeeding photos on Facebook and Pinterest and what not is common, as are the comments about them, which have become predictable. Mostly positive, but … Continue reading

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Okay, okay. Lets talk the Time article.

I have not read the article yet (but I am very interested to), however I have read a number of comments about the cover photo. There have been a lot of comments about how it’s perverted to breastfeed a child … Continue reading

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Products to avoid when pregnant or around children

After watching The Disappearing Male, a short documentary about the health effects of various chemicals in our environment on males, I felt compelled to write something stating clearly what women can do to avoid these chemicals. All women of childbearing … Continue reading

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Woman fired for pumping at work

This company and this state that just don’t have their priorities straight. An Ohio woman was fired for taking unauthorized breaks for pumping breast milk.  She sued, stating that the firing was sexual discrimination.  Here’s a story on the matter. … Continue reading

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Mommy Multitasking – Reading While You Drive

I am dead serious about this.  I read while I drive.  Even when Elijah is in the car. I know you’re all waiting for the punchline (if you haven’t guessed it yet), so here it is.  I’ve discovered audio books. … Continue reading

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