By Linda EpsteinWeb Exclusive – October 15, 2007 I was dreaming. I was speaking with a man whose wife had just had a baby. He showed me a box high up on a shelf. As he pointed to the box he said, “That’s a

Apricot-Nut Bread

This moist, delicious bread supplies vitamin A and iron 1 cup chopped dried apricots 1 cup chopped dried apricots 1 1/2 cups boiling water 1/4 cup maple syrup, brown rice syrup, agave nectar, or honey 1/4 cup oil 1 cup apricot soak water 1/4

Dear Lily

By Erin Barrette Goodman Web Exclusive, December 14, 2007     Dear Lily,   You nursed for the final time on Saturday. It was the middle of the day and we were at the YMCA, tucked in our special corner, as the rest of

A Nursing Triad

By Elrena Evans Web Exclusive – June 20, 2008   A cord of three strands is not quickly broken. ~ Ecclesiastes 4:12   She loves him the moment she sees him, walking into my hospital room wearing her “Big Sister” shirt and clutching her

Start Throwing Things

  There are at least 8 reasons you should start throwing things.   1. Juggling boosts brain development. Research indicates that learning to juggle accelerates the growth of  neural connections related to memory, focus, movement, and vision. The beneficial changes persist even after weeks without practice.