Biting: The Boogey Man of Breastfeeding

So, when I was pregnant with my daughter, and then as I became a breastfeeding mom, and then later as I weaned my 20 month old, and in nearly every breastfeeding class I attended, and in all the dozens of La Leche League meetings I have been a part of, and in my new career … Continue reading Biting: The Boogey Man of Breastfeeding


Love is a Battlefield

One of the most commonly repeated pieces of advice on parenting is "You have to pick your battles."  The original quote is actually "choose your battles wisely."  Oh, if only I had the wisdom to know. I think this is true of course. I try, of course. I do let things go sometimes, except I … Continue reading Love is a Battlefield