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V-Who-Shall-Not-Be-Named

There has somethingvelied, unseen, undiscussed in our world. It is one of the most powerful forces on earth; so powerful warshave been waged all throughout history just for its favors, there are books, classes, lives dedicated to knowing it better. It is everywhere; your house, stores, books, TV, your own mother. Unfortunately, dear reader, this … Continue reading

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Conceiving & Grieving: Why I’ll Be Breastfeeding This Father’s Day

Breastfeeding and Father’s Day: The two may not be linked for most people, but for me, they are two equal and opposite parts that equal the same whole.I started writing this post even before bringing getting banned from Facebook for posting a breastfeeding photo over Memorial Day weekend, which gave me even more time, opportunity and drive to examine … Continue reading

babywearing / breastfeeding / nature / NIP / NorCal / patpatforever / wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday 6/13: A Walk in the Park

Welcome to Wordless Wednesday  Thanks for stopping by!  Feel free to grab my button from the sidebar, as well as click the tab at the top of the page for more wordless posts. If you like this post, you can subscribe by RSS or e-mail and have a fairy (or ‘a series of tubes’ if you’re Ted … Continue reading

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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

breastfeeding / civil rights / feminism / lactivism / women's rights

Attention Big Brother: Big Mother Is Watching YOU!

I got banned this weekend from Facebook for posting a picture of a mother (a well educated woman and my personal friend who consistently annihilates me at Words with Friends!) nursing her infant son in bed while her daughter “nurses” her “baby”, too.  I was initially shocked & outraged, but after a day of introspection, I realized that … Continue reading

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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