The now infamous TIME magazine cover has generated an unprecedented amount of press coverage for attachment parenting. Many in the pro-camp are disgruntled that the ‘Are You Mom Enough?’ tagline has pit moms against each other. Personally I think the tagline is entirely appropriate.
by Amy L. Lansky, PhD For more information about homeopathy, please visit: www.impossiblecure.com. I often write about the tactics of the quackbuster groups around the world and their efforts to smear all medical alternatives, with homeopathy being their favorite target. Luckily, all is not
Recovery Is hospital the best place to recover from giving birth? Once returned to the main maternity ward I failed to sleep at all. All around me was a tremendous din of crying babies. Surely there was something seriously wrong? All the newborns were
Practising sustained breastfeeding In response to; Bonnie Fuller; response to Time’ Breastfeeding Mom Is Nuts Like Other Extreme ‘Attachment Parenters’!’ posted 11th May 2012 Dear Bonnie Fuller Here I challenge a few of the myths you espoused in your post. My son is almost
It was almost eight hours after my son was born that I first had the presence of mind to ask my husband if I could see the certificate that the birth center had made us to celebrate the birth of our son. The ‘name’
Thank you to Jane Hersey for this guest post. Are you anxious about going to a store with your son because of fear he might throw a temper tantrum? Do you wish your daughter could concentrate long enough to do her homework or simple
From”Breast-feeding a 3-year-old is normal, anthropologist says” –USA Today, May 11th 2012 Some online are calling it “perverted” and “dangerous” to nurse a 3-year-old, but “it’s normal for our species,” says Katherine Dettwyler, a professor of anthropology at the University of Delaware in Newark.
1. LOVE LOVE LOVE Soulpancake.com, “A place to debate, wrestle with, and explore creativity AND spirituality.” Started by actor Rainne Wilson (The Office, Six Feet Under), Soulpancake takes a bite out of life’s big questions, like, “Is love at first site total B.S.?” “What
Just add a little salt Scribbled on the back of an old grocery store receipt is a recipe I got from my parents’ neighbour. I feel it in my pocket and smile. It’s for Aunt Nora’s chicken salad. I have no idea who Aunt
TIME magazine May 21st; the cover story that has caused a storm Sustained breastfeeding, one of the tenets of attachment parenting, has been placed centre stage due to TIME magazine’s controversial cover photo of Jamie Lynne Grumet breastfeeding her almost four-year-old son. Thanks TIME