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‘All Roads Home to Big Sur’ by Alanis Morissette

Images and text by Alanis Morissette. hiking in big sur. ever’s early days….     two months ago we were walking down this same road and i told him he had been on this road 4 times already (altho this

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A Breastfeeding Story: Occupational Therapy and “Suck Training”

Images and text by Erin Bohn. I remember the first time I heard that breastfeeding was kind of important. I was probably 18ish and the mom of a child I babysat was complaining about sore nipples. Why doesn’t she just

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Breastfeeding a 5 Year Old Is Normal (and Yes, They Will Wean!)

Images and text by Susan May.   Today is Monday July 28th, 2014. Last Tuesday night – July 22nd – Gerry had “muk” to go to sleep on the eve of his 5th birthday. I don’t remember much about it

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Olivia Wilde Poses Breastfeeding her Son Otis for Glamour Magazine

Olivia Wilde is poses with son Otis for Glamour’s September issue, allowing the style publication to shoot photos of her breastfeeding the infant. World-famous photographer Patrick Demarchelier shot the duo in a diner. Whether or not the setting was giving an intentional nod to

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Paula-Cheri’s Breastfeeding Story

Images and text by Paula Cheri Barkley.   Hi. My name is Paula-Cheri Barkley. I am from Trinidad and Tobago, a beautiful island located in the Caribbean. I am a 24 year old mother to a one year old baby boy,

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Tamika’s Breastfeeding Story

Images and text by Tamika Brawner. My name is Tamika Brawner. I am a 31 year old mother to a 14 year old girl, Ikaia, and 11 month old baby boy, Malakai (Mali). I did not breastfeed my daughter 14

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Debunking myths about extended breastfeeding: “It is psychologically damaging”

By A.M., IANtB Science Editor Jamie’s blog inspires some of the most colorful commenters. Recently, in response to an article that featured a breastfeeding five year-old, one very articulate individual commented, “This is how serial killers are made.” Well, this happens to

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Alanis Morissette Celebrates World Breastfeeding Week

Alanis Morissette is posting some pretty awesome breastfeeding throw-back shots! The iconic singer kicked off World Breastfeeding Week with a simple message: Post by Alanis Morissette.   Last night she posted a photo of herself on tour in 2012 in which she is breastfeeding

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