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
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
Ever since my toddler has started going to preschool three days a week, I have been amazed at the things she is learning. For sure, the things I love most, are the things she picks up from other kids. She came home the first week and suddenly knew how to roll a car across the … Continue reading Afraid of Dinosaurs
All my weight-loss secrets revealed.
Wherein my daughter learns the true meaning of fall.