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11 reasons why I love breastfeeding

Back before I had Peeper, I felt ambivalent about breastfeeding. I resented the fact that people assumed I would breastfeed my baby (what if I wanted to use formula instead?), and I didn’t have a goal of nursing her for a certain stretch of time. 625 more words

We returned from the zoo to find bananas. Everywhere. All over my daughter’s highchair. Smeared across the curtain to it’s left. And flaking off the wall directly behind it. 627 more words

INSPIRING

I'm a working mother, and happy about it!

The other morning as I scrolled through my news-feed I saw a post about a working mother reaching out to a stay at home mother.  This caught my attention; I’m all about the reaching out posts, and less about the mommy wars.   602 more words

Parenting

Sleep. The (day) dream.

My son has no respect whatsoever for sleep.  His own, mine, his sister’s or father’s.  He will happily reign supreme all during the wee hours only to contentedly conk out just in time for my daughter (and by default me or Daddy too) to get up. 403 more words

Parenting

It's ok to be happy to be a working mother, I promise!

This morning as I scrolled through my news-feed I saw a post about a working mother reaching out to a stay at home mother.  This caught my attention; I’m all about the reaching out posts, and less about the mommy wars.   595 more words

Children

Internal Mommy Wars

When I became a mom, I don’t think I was really conscious of the so called “mommy wars.” That term bothers me because I don’t know that it’s all that accurate. 1,087 more words

Family

Like a Fine Wine....

Eight years ago, I moved to New England from a small town in the Midwest.  I was in my late 20’s at the time and I was relocating for a guy….totally cliche, I know.   1,347 more words

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