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Has it been that long? by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I really wanted to name this post "Are you uncomfortable yet?" but when I saw that it has been WELL OVER A MONTH since I posted...I was stunned... For those wondering...YES ... Read on »
Little did I know... by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting ...that my extended breastfeeding may have significantly helped my son and his lung growth. As many of you know, my son Par was diagnosed with Congenital Diaphragmatic He ... Read on »
Not Me! Monday by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Not me...no...I did not put Par to bed about 4 times this week in his clothes because he fell asleep...and when he woke up, I did not change his diaper quickly and nurse him b ... Read on »
Happy 2009! by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I'm sure many of you think I have abandoned my blog because I have quit bf my baby... Well...we are still going strong--14 mos old now, 8 teeth, 3 meals a day, snacks, whol ... Read on »
tell me about your bra... by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Well...what I really want to know is--for you extended nursers out there...do you still wear a nursing bra? We made it to a year...well, I have--Par still has another mon ... Read on »
Not Me Monday!!! by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I did not take a pair of pants back to The Gap after they sat through an entire season in the bag with tags on them...and I did not treat myself to another pair instead of j ... Read on »
Remember me? by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Where have I been?...well...check out my post at FoR for my excuse...sorry... There are times--even after over 11 months of breastfeeding--that I still feel like I am a n ... Read on »
Not Me Monday! by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting No...not me...I didn't sit on the kitchen floor BF my son so that my dog would see and want to nurse her own 4 week old puppies. Nope--that would be absolutely ridiculous. ... Read on »
Not Me Monday! by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Our sleeping saga with Par has not repeated itself--thank goodness. But Par is definitely changing--and my tender heart fears too quickly! Par has become very independent duri ... Read on »
I scream, you scream! by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Check this out! Ice Cream anyone? Read on »
"Not Me!" Monday by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Enjoy each Monday--and add to it! Check out MCK MAMA --she's a riot! Not me...no, I would never pretend to be asleep while my 10 month old son pinched and hit me ... Read on »
Rejected. by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting We aren't quite sure what happened last night. I put Par to bed around 9pm--he went right to sleep. Rusty and I were still up at midnight in the den--I heard Par starting ... Read on »
The Giggler by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Par is an official giggler. I nurse Par down for naps and bed (that means I BF until he falls asleep)and lately he has been overly tired and started giggling while BF bef ... Read on »
Are you kidding me? by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Warning:This entry may include violent tangents without clear transitions. Careful while reading. My husband LOVES Mountain Dew. Ironically, I love Mountain Dew too (my high ... Read on »
So scared. by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Back in January, I had a bad kidney infection and was in the hospital for almost a week. They had me on some strong medication and I wasn't able to BF--thankfully, I had load ... Read on »
I'm excited... by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health to have a Lactator in the White house! It seems that many (online) articles cite that Sarah Palin is still BF/pumping for her son Trig. Way to go!! She briefly discusses ... Read on »
Does anyone know... by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health if Sarah Palin is still breastfeeding? Read on »
"We don't gnaw on our mommy" by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Austin Powers movie lines seem to play a large role in our family banter. I know--quite bizarre--but I have noticed that men have an amazing ability to remember movies line fo ... Read on »
"Now you nurse me down to sleep" by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Do you nurse down? I do. I love putting my son to sleep. He seems to fall into his nap or bedtime so peacefully. It seemed a little too easy--and I wondered if I would be r ... Read on »
Not So Easy by Liz R. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health I was walking with a friend who I thought was a DF (dry friend—aka-former breastfeeder) the other day. We hadn’t really talked in about a week and she had since returned to ... Read on »