We started using elimination communication (EC) with Leone, who’s almost ten months old, when she was just seven weeks old. I’d never known anyone who had a diaper-free baby or who practiced elimination communication until my friend Lizzy loaned me Ingrid Bauer’s Diaper Free!
Monthly :: August 2010
This just in from the college student (a.k.a. my 21-year-old son, Reeve): he’s been asked by his work-study boss at the choral library to dress like Mozart and go talk to local elementary school kids about classical music. Which just cracks me up. He’ll
Ibu Robin Lim & The Documentary Film-Guerrilla Midwife My home smells of citronella essential oil – the smell is reminiscent of a local anti-mosquito oil I was given by Wayang, a friend whom I met while on vacation in Bali, Indonesia. One inhale and
We’re celebrating the arrival of the completely revised and updated eighth edition of the lactation bible: La Leche League International’s The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding. This classic go-to guide has the 411 on just about every imaginable mommy-milk issue, from latching on to the
Taking Off, by Chantey Dayal by Sarah Juliusson of www.MamaRenew.ca – Find Mama Renew on Facebook & Twitter I’ve been on my own with our children for the past four days. This isn’t all that unusual – over our 8 years of parenting there
Up & Down Three young children ain’t for the weak of heart. Grown up needs aren’t always met and sometimes, tensions mount. How do we reconcile ourselves to this, we the generation of pleasure seeking, goal attaining, push-the-envelope, follow your heart, live by your dream,
It is startling to find out that the United States ranks 29th amongst industrialized nations in terms of our infant mortality rate…that’s right 29th! Wait-it doesn’t stop there-did you know that African Americans have 2.3 times the infant mortality rate as non-Hispanic Whites? Also-more
The five Abeego winners are: Alyson, comment #62 Jamie, comment #111 Nicole, comment #248 Tana, comment #332 Jessica, comment #508 Congrats, mamas! And thanks to all of you who participated. Subscribe to the Mothering.com Blogs Feed This entry was posted on Monday, August 30th,
Hey, y’all. AppleCheeks has come back to A la Mama to give a lucky winner the following amazing cloth diapering bonanza: 1. An AppleCheeks Little Bundle (contains 1 AppleCheeks Envelope Cover in size 1 or 2 in red or blue, and 1 one-size insert
In addition to building my baby nephew’s library, I’m always on the lookout to build my own library. As I struggle to conceive, I have immersed myself in books about infertility, conception, and pregnancy. Medical and educational books can be full of useful information.