Natural parenting

Dec 14, 2011
Our family is on Day Six of The Great Whooping Cough Quarantine Of 2011 and it must be said that, at this point, our efforts to keep Charlotte sedentary and entertained have lead us to compromise every single parenting belief we →MORE...

On Friday morning, I popped into the garage for a moment to run some laundry.  When I opened the door to the house half a minute later, I could hear Charlotte coughing.  She sounded like she was choking.  Like she couldn’t →MORE...

Nov 28, 2011
Over the past few weeks, Charlotte has started to wean herself.  I think.  I suppose it’s possible that she’s just temporarily too busy to bother with milk and she’ll come back as enthusiastic a nursling as ever, but something tells me →MORE...

*** 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...