My beautiful Sapphire Son last nursed the morning of July 24th. We'd been slowly weaning, going from on-demand to three times a day, to two, then finally only mornings. I won't list the reasons why, but I will say that weaning my son was a slow and natural progression. I'd been feeling the "last time"… Continue reading Time Marches On
Part I: Breast Isn't Always Best I had always planned on breastfeeding my children, even before they were ever in the cards. "Breast is Best", after all. It isn't. Love is best. When Pearl Girl was born, she was jaundiced. Not enough for the incubator, but just enough for her to be too tired to… Continue reading Lessons in Motherhood
Poop. That’s right, dear readers, I’m posting about poop. I blog about what’s on my mind, and, as a new parent, poop is on my mind a lot. It's one of those you only really think about once you become a parent. In all my life, I had never thought about poop as much as… Continue reading Poop.