One Love and the Love for One: Patrick James Doyle
attachment parenting / fucksudc / grief / infant loss / patpatforever

One Love and the Love for One: Patrick James Doyle

I realized that I haven’t written for a while here… it was during my reflective pause in writing that my sweet boy Patrick, just days after taking his first steps, crossed the Rainbow Bridge in his dreams and slipped gently into the stars at the age of 14 months & four days. I had never heard of Sudden Unexplained Death in Childhood (SUDC) before that night and had been fairly convinced SIDS was for babies 3 months and under who had suffocated. I learned differently two weeks ago, and my life is forever changed. Continue reading

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attachment parenting / banned / breastfeeding / cosleeping / lactivism / women's rights

Udder Bullsh*t: Award Winning Blogger, Author and Artist Behind Hathor, The Cow Goddess Banned From Facebook During World Breastfeeding Week (and she emailed ME!)

It’s my birthday today. I was just writing about how the whole thing has got me bummed, since one of the last smiling pictures of my dad ever taken was with my sister and I, a month before he died on my birthday in 2010. To make matters worse, the baby hasn’t been sleeping well. … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Beautiful, Badass Breastfeeding

  Welcome to Wordless Wednesday!…. again.  I can’t help it! It’s World Breastfeeding Week and breastfeeding is one of my favorite subjects! I have come across some seriously badass images of breastfeeding in my blogging- and just like with my Lactation Cookie recipe- I would feel bad not sharing!. This post has the same linky … Continue reading

attachment parenting / babywearing / breastfeeding / CIO / food / progressive parenting

Paleo Parenting: Trusting Your Guts

This morning, Chelsea (who moderates the community page on Facebook with me) announced she is “going Paleo”. It’s something I’ve become interested in lately, having seen it pop up in the profiles of some of my twitterfriends (Hi, Brian!) and in a few discussions among (real-life) friends, (Hi, Jess!) too. Now that it’s made its … Continue reading

attachment parenting / babywearing / breastfeeding / wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday: Images of Attachment

Welcome to Wordless Wednesday! It’s been kind of a crazy week for me so far! I was banned on Monday, posted about it Tuesday and today, i’m continuing on my breastfeeding theme by bringing you breastfeeding/AP photos from across different countries and centuries. Attachment parenting is no new fad! I have included titles, artist and the … Continue reading

attachment parenting / breastfeeding / civil rights / lactivism / motherhood / wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday: B is for Boobfood

Welcome to Wordless Wednesday! Okay, like always, it’s not entirely wordless! Did you know I also run a Lactivist site? Click on the “Boobfood” tab to check it out! Let me send you away with some breastfeeding touchpoints I hope leave you thinking:  Only 14% of American women exclusively breastfeed their babies up until 6 … Continue reading