Facebook Censors Nude Breastfeeding Photos

    Documents recently leaked to Gawker confirm what the breastfeeding community has always suspected. In the leaked “Abuse Standards Violation” document, Facebook employees are specifically directed to delete images of “Mothers breastfeeding without clothes,” and “Naked children…” Facebook has been widely criticized for

Taking the Moon for a Walk

One of my most treasured parts of being a mom is bedtime, and not because it means that our house will become quiet after our girls fall asleep. It’s because that is the time when our girls are most relaxed and content as we

Car Seats are for Cars

By Catherine McKenzie Issue 136 – May/June 2006 “You know, you’re the only mother here who doesn’t carry her baby in a car seat,” commented the receptionist at my midwife’s office. My daughter was several weeks old at the time, and I’d left her

Homemade Tortillas

This is a recipe that I grew up on. My mom always made these homemade tortillas. Store bought just isn’t the same. They are so easy to make and wonderful 1 cup flour 1/4 tsp. salt 1/2 cup cornmeal 1 egg 1 1/2 cup