Breastfeeding

*** I feel like I should include a disclaimer that I don’t think that mothers who do not breastfeed for as long as I do or at all love their children any less than a mother who does.  I tell Charlotte →MORE...

It took two full weeks for the last of the congratulatory cards to arrive in the mail, and each one was followed very closely by cards filled with condolences.  I opened every envelope and set the cards on the coffee table.  →MORE...

Yesterday when we were out, Charlotte requested MOOK! PEAS! (milk, please).  It was a hot day, so I looked around for a bench in the shade.  I found one, not altogether secluded and not altogether open, and I cradled my two-year-old →MORE...

I have been reading Alicia’s blog for…awhile.  A year?  Longer?  I don’t know.  I lost track. Recently, she created this, a breastfeeding illustration she entitled “Gesture”: Please click here to see the original post. Which is beautiful.  Absolutely breathtakingly beautiful. She →MORE...

May 25, 2011
I posted a link to this photograph on my Facebook page over the weekend, but I am still so impressed by it that I can’t help but post it again.  The human body is amazing.  And.  Just.  Wow. If you happen →MORE...