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Ramblings of a Barefoot Mama

Barefoot mamas wear shoes too

I have a confession to make: I have turned into my mother. Not just in appearance (since she was universally considered gorgeous this can’t be a bad thing). But parenting-wise.

How to wean your baby off formula (onto breastmilk)

Let’s talk about mixed feeding. One of the things that annoys me about conventional breastfeeding literature is that it can come across as pretty all or nothing: either you nurse and express breastmilk until kingdom come or you resort to formula. It is often portrayed that only one bottle of formula is enough to wreck your breastfeeding relationship for ever. What a way to put pressure on mothers, no? Especially…