“When my son was born I felt duty, responsibility and warmth, but I didn’t feel that passionate sense of lifelong love.”

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When did you first bond with your child? Elise said that while that true love for her son eventually came to her, it wasn’t immediate. This can heap shame and guilt onto new parents and leave them feeling even more alone.

Why Dads Matter: A Feminist Mom’s Perspective

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Anne Theriault and her husband thought they had their roles all planned out, but parenthood changed those plans.

Are You Dad Enough?

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Why attachment parenting is driving some dads to extremes.

Breast Intentions: “Time” Cover Mom Ruins Son’s Life

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Jamie Reidy criticizes Jamie Lynn Grumet, the mom on this week’s cover of Time with her 3-year old son’s mouth clamped on her nipple.

Craigslist Wednesday

TweetWeird shit I found on Buffalo Craigslist this week: BJ – m4w – 29 (cheektowaga) Date: 2010-08-17, 10:36PM EDT Top of Form Reply To This Post Bottom of Form Hi, I’ve been drinkin and just want someone to come blow me. I am 6 foot tall 215 pounds and decent looking. No endless emails. if […]

The Breast Milk Revolution

TweetNobody remembers the breast milk craze.  It has been less than a decade, but already breast milk has passed out of the national consciousness.  We Americans used to drink breast milk the way we screwed around with Rubik’s Cubes, Simon Says handheld games, and Teddy Ruxpins.  But no one drinks breast milk anymore, not even […]