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Parenthood: The Reality

It’s true: Parenthood changes you.

Anyone that knows me knows that I am a pretty black-and-white person. I like schedules and routines. I don’t like change. 760 more words

Daily Living

Extended Breastfeeding/Bottle Feedings vs Scheduled feeding and feeding on demand for both breastfeeding/bottle feeding


This article talks about how unweaned children are happier when they are fed on demand vs being fed on a schedule or being forced to wean off the breast or bottle.Believe me,when a child is fed on demand regardless of whether it is breastmilk or formula they are happier and do take more naps. 227 more words

"Attachment Parenting" - Good Idea Taken Too Far?

I think responsive attention to infants (0-2 years old) is critical for development of a secure attachment style and a robust sense of self.

However, the movement called… 1,028 more words


My thoughts on breastfeeding

I’ve been breastfeeding my baby every day forĀ 264 days. I’ve fed him here there and everywhere, experienced all sorts of reactions and been given… 637 more words


A letter to KGH (my experience the first few days after a cesarean).

My baby boy is now four months old. The fourth trimester is over and we are enjoying watching our baby grow up. Since the night he was born I have been struggling with anger and anxiety about his first few days in this world. 2,222 more words


Breastfeeding to reconnect

Something that I find a little bit funny (and a lot interesting) is that since entering toddlerhood, Baby Bear has become a booby monster once again. 542 more words

Breastfeeding a Toddler? Should You Be Concerned About Iron Deficiency?

You may have heard about a study published in Pediatrics last week (Maguire et al. 2013) showing an association between iron deficiency and breastfeeding beyond a year. 1,396 more words