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Breastfeeding Confidential: What "They" Are Not Telling Us...and Why?

I just got off the phone with a friend who is three weeks into her first baby. She was eating breakfast while talking to me, her baby asleep on her chest in the baby-wearing-thingie, dropping crumbs into the baby’s hair as we talked. 1,328 more words


Fine Motor and Large Motor Activity: Large Object Stacking

X loves building. He loves his Mega Bloks, wooden blocks, etc. Building is one of the activities that holds his attention the longest. My husband also loves building, so it’s an activity they often do together happily. 123 more words

17 Months

Tipping the Scale

A delicate balance
Of the plaque of the heart
The burn in the lungs
The salt on the lips.

Gradual stirrings
Of nothings and naught… 71 more words


Shades of gray

Well, I’m definitely not the best, but I’m certainly not the worst: Writer. Accountant. Daughter. Friend. Lesbian. Person.

Like all other people, flaws run rampant with me. 1,144 more words

Ashtanga Musings: Daily Practice and Weight Loss

This is my favourite time of morning.  Early morning rituals of cat-feeding, coffee-brewing, yoga practice and meditation are complete.  The kitten watches me curl up on the couch with the laptop and does a fabulous run-and-leap from across the room onto my lap for our next ritual of sitting down together as I study, read, or journal.   545 more words


Rewind: Input Transport

Rewind a few months back to input delivery: the warehouses, the tons of seed and fertilizer, the stress, the anticipation and the endless days in the sun. 495 more words


Construction Academy

Free online physics balancing-building game. Build your own construction by placing blocks one by one in such way that the architecture is stable and not shaky. 28 more words