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Postcard to My Weaning Self: Wish You Were Here

Losing that nursing bond feels strangely like mourning, like you’re giving up being her Mommy as your lactation shuts down. You feel betrayed by your breasts, and guilty for taking the vacation, for leaving your daughter behind, and for getting so wrapped up in the move across town. You feel ashamed for not having better […]

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Being New Is Getting Old

Sometimes being a new mom sucks. My least favorite piece of advice on becoming a new mother was to “treasure every moment.” We’ve all heard (or even delivered) the well-meaning mantra, which ignores that some moments are just plain crappy. Literally. As if we really could treasure these other moments, when we are up to […]

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