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Maternal Feminism

I'm not going to put the entire article out there, just the gist of it. Feminist mothering, according to Dr. O’Reilly, needs to focus on the things that patriarchal...

Started by Katherine on 07/11/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 07/19/2011 by Katherine

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Marijuana and Hyperemesis

For those of you who don't know, Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG) is the severe, debilitating and at times life-threatening chronic nausea and vomiting affecting some women in...

Started by Ez on 11/08/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 11/08/2010 by Rosie

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fav baby products

I own a childrens and maternity consignment store in Washington State. We specialize in new products like cloth diapering supplies and locally made toys and clothes. We are...

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Sarah Palin Bashes Obama About Bf'ing

Michelle Obama's comment that breastfeeding should be part of the "Let's Move" campaign to reduce childhood obesity is just plain logical. She wasn't telling anyone they "had"...

Started by Katherine on 02/20/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 04/11/2011 by Amanda

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Delivery room photos to be banned?

f you're looking for another argument in favor of home birth, here's one -- some hospitals are banning parents from taking pictures of their baby's birth. That means no video...

Started by Katherine on 01/04/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 01/05/2011 by Fiona

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No Epidural Allowed!

I just came across this blog about a Utah lawmaker that wants patients on Medicaid to not be allowed epidural to cut costs....

Started by Lindsay on 08/26/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 09/01/2010 by C.

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Being Human

I don't understand the argument that I hear quite often when it comes to breast feeding, co-sleeping, baby wearing and all organic discussions. When moms say every other mammal...

Started by ?? on 07/04/2009 in Hot Topics

Last update on 07/05/2009 by ??

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Homebirth Risk Factors

So these questions really only apply to those of us who have had, will have, or are contemplating a homebirth. My intention is not for this to turn into another Homebirth vs...

Started by Ez on 05/27/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 05/30/2011 by Ez

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How do you feel about today's "social norms"?

Am I the only one that is driven absolutely crazy by the distortion of child birth and infant care in America. I can't stand how it's perfectly normal now that less than have of...

Started by Melissa on 09/04/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 09/11/2010 by Shannon

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Generational effect on infant feeding choices

Third try here, com keeps eating my posts! Affect or effect? Lol :) So does your moms choice of how to feed her kids affect how you choose to feed yours? Does a bottle...

Started by Merry on 01/01/2012 in Hot Topics

Last update on 02/14/2012 by Megan

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Hello

Hello I'm Rebekah. I'm the new admin for the december 2008 babies. Just a little bit about myself. I'm 20 years old a mom of a almost 5 month old little boy. I'm a stay at home...