Breastfeeding is a partisan issue??

Image from babynursingblog.com Really?? A "leftist agenda" of a "nanny state"? I especially love the bashing of Michelle Obama's breastfeeding advocacy after Palin's own breastfeeding initiative in 2007. Why people choose leaders with nothing constructive to add to the dialogue except to auto-bash the other party's efforts is beyond me. Great quote from one of the commenters to the above blog post: "Empty vessels make the loudest sound, they have the least wit and are the greatest blabbers" Plato And a shame that people blindly follow. … [Read more...]

Mom I Am

I love it! Poem is from the Mom's Online Breastfeeding Board: Little ones can squirm and pout, make a fuss and scream and shout. When hunger hits without a doubt, Sit right down and whip it out. I would nurse her if she cried, I could nurse her far and wide, Here and there or anywhere, Up or down or on a chair. I could nurse a teddy bear, For this fine milk is very rare!!! Would you nurse him on a train? Would you nurse him on a plane? Would you nurse him in a car? Would you nurse him in a bar? Yes, on a train, yes on a plane. Yes, in a car, yes in a bar. I would nurse him here or there. I would nurse him anywhere! I would nurse him in a booth, On the stairs or near the roof. Anywhere my … [Read more...]