As the title says.
Focus on words that spring to mind for you on the vaccine debate and how it is played out here and in other media
There is a battle of two wolves inside us. One is good and the other is evil. The wolf that wins is the one you feed.
Book and herb loving mama to 1 preteen and 2 teens (when did that happen?). We travel, go to school, homeschool, live rurally, eat our veggies, spend too much time...
Mother of two living in UK. Daughter (2007) born in USA, son (2010) born here. I'm pro natural birth, midwife care, breastfeeding, co-sleeping, baby wearing and a keen advocate of cloth diapering. I'm a full time working research scientist (physical sciences). Vaccines save lives.
Perhaps this is not what she meant BUT the definiton of a circle jerk (other than the literal one!) is a self-congratulatory discussion where little to no progress is made. Id agree with her assessment that that is what certain threads feel like here at times.
If the people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as sorry a state as are the souls of those who live under tyranny." Thomas Jefferson.
Mama to L (7) and A (born 7/15 by VBAC)
Mother of two spectacular girls, born mid-2010 and late 2012
yeah i was thinking that too
as for the debate itself:
So what if I don't fit cleanly into a defined parenting style, my kids don't fit into a personality archetype either!