True Life: I am a Formula Feeder

From Day 1 both of my boys received formula as their sole food source for the first 4 or 5 months of their lives.

Not because my breasts didn’t work.

Not because of any meds I was taking.

And not because I was suffering postpartum depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress.

They were fed formula because well before they arrived, it is what I chose.… [Read more]

We’re Not There Yet

It’s Women’s History month.

I have seriously been thinking about this for a couple of weeks now, knowing I wanted to write something about it.

I mean, I am a woman who has her Bachelors and Masters degrees, a job, a happy marriage, and two little boys.

I vote and get to write about my opinions.… [Read more]

2011: A Blurry Year In Review

This is the time of year when those ‘Year In  Review’ articles appear. The thinking behind (some of) it is that in order to move forward, we should take a look back so that we may see what what we’ve survived and examine the lessons learned along the way. Here’s a small slice of what we recall in no particular order (hey, it’s still holiday season so we’re perfectly fine with being a wee bit foggy from all that, um, holiday cheer).… [Read more]