Category Archives: breastfeeding

MicroBlog Monday: Walk the Walk

One of the things I keyed into on Puttylike is that if you want a job doing something then start doing that thing and eventually you will get paid to do it. This works especially if you don’t already have … Continue reading

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Veritable Octopus

Here’s how my brain works: Blog post about interest span > what was that TED talk about people with lots of interests and why didn’t I delve into it then? > googled and found it > how to multipotentialite > found puttylike, the site … Continue reading

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A Little Bit of Hope

With all of Nina’s health problems, I have been doing a lot of research. I┬áresearched a raw diet for her. I researched CBD oil, which is not off the table yet, but I haven’t purchased any. I researched homeopathy, which … Continue reading

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Baby Envy

Alright. I will admit it. I am so jealous of everyone who is ttc, pregnant, or has a new baby. I had to unfollow some birth related pages on Instagram because I get hit with envy and yearning. I have … Continue reading

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A Call From Ida

After sending a few messages over the last week to the force behind the Preemie Growth Project, she called me yesterday and talked to me for an hour. I needed that. She called after reading an article I sent her … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Get Me Out of Here!

Weaning brought about an overwhelming wave of depression, the likes of which I haven’t seen since being rejected by both my parents when I came out. It made me realize how badly I need to get out of here. I … Continue reading

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Nearly Over

I’m starting to wonder if every time we attempt to nurse is going to be the last time. I say attempt because he doesn’t seem to be getting much milk out between forgetting how to latch and my dwindling supply. … Continue reading

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