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Nursing during pregnancy and tandem nursing: a personal experience

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So, this past Tuesday I had my 6-week check up with the midwife, after giving birth to Vera Jo. I am now released from their care so I have graduated to the next level of being a mother of two. 3,101 more words

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Touching Story of Two Dads Who Adopt Four Kids

Rob Chasteen-Scheer had a rough childhood, including several years in the foster care system. He knows what it is like to be a scared kid in need of a home. 30 more words

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"Just Because He Breathes"

Rob and Linda Robertson share the incredible journey they have been on as evangelical parents of a gay son. Grab a kleenex. You’ll need it.

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A very personal rural mental health post

“Today, there are only three of us,” my father said, rather matter of factly. It seemed an odd statement as we sat outside my share house in my parents’ Commodore. 970 more words


Preparing older siblings for a (home) birth.

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As promised, here is another post about home birth. This time it’s not about the parents and the newborn but about older siblings. More specifically, is it a good idea to have them around during labor and/or birth? 1,472 more words

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Memories for your children

Not long ago, my husband came up with the genius idea of creating email accounts for our two little boys aged 3 and 5. One would wonder why bother going through the trouble since the kids have barely learned writing! 485 more words


Gay Dads Take On Troubled Kids in TV Reality Show

Joe and Scott Loperleveille help two teenagers turn their lives around for the better.

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