Category Archives: breastfeeding awareness

Weaning My Almost 4-Year-Old

  Last night, I ended one of the most beautiful relationships I will ever have in my life as a mother. It was time for RockStar to say goodbye to the boo. He hadn’t asked to nurse for 5 days. … Continue reading

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Extended Breastfeeding, Part II: Tips to Begin and Extend Your Breastfeeding Relationship

Click here to read Extended Breastfeeding, Part I! If you are a new parent, or if you are expecting to become one and are setting the bar toward extended breastfeeding, do yourself and your offspring a favor: prepare for utter … Continue reading

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Extended Breastfeeding, Part I: It STILL Does a Body Good!

A hot topic out there in the blogosophere lately is one of my favorites: Breastfeeding. I’d be writing more in support of the awesome mommy bloggers out there who are beating me to it, on topics ranging from busting nursing … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding: We CAN Change our Culture

I’ve been trying to teach my now one-year-old son the sign for nursing since he was old enough to open his eyes for longer than a minute. I squeeze my hand together in a “milking” motion, and I ask if … Continue reading

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