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8 Things I’ve Learned in 4 Years of Bedsharing

1. It’s safe. When my oldest was born, we set up a crib right next to my side of the bed. I loved the idea of snuggling up together at night, but I wasn’t sure whether it was safe. I started poring over the research.

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Tongue Tie and Breastfeeding

My Story Two years ago we encountered a problem that we never foresaw. Tooth decay. In our two year old. It was only on his front two teeth.

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Why Breastfeeding in Public is Important For Our Society

Before I had my first child, I’d never actually witnessed the act of breastfeeding. I myself was a purely formula-fed baby. My mom didn’t even attempt it with me. She’d struggled with breastfeeding my older sibling and stopped after two weeks. She felt as if she had no other choice. Maybe, if she had seen mothers out in public nursing, …