Monthly Archives: November 2006

How ’bout a little arsenic with that chicken?

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Oh this is fowl (sorry, couldn’t help myself!). Did you know that adding arsenic to chicken feed is standard practice in the poultry industry? They … Continue reading

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How do you feel about breastfeeding in public?

Were you nervous the first time you took your baby out and s/he wanted to nurse? I know I was! We think everyone in the world is looking right at us… and these stories of women being harassed for feeding … Continue reading

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The Healthy Home Maker

Do you read Body and Soul magazine? It’s one of the newest magazines by the Queen of Domesticity, Martha Stewart. This month’s issue had a great article by Kimberly Rider, author of The Healthy Home Workbook: Easy Steps for Eco-Friendly … Continue reading

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Nursing in public – here’s one I’ve never heard before

Evidently at least one person in America believes that when little girls see a woman breastfeed in public, she’s more likely to be the victim of a sexual predator! Wow. What a stretch that one is. You can read this … Continue reading

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What does a baby in the womb think about?

Did you ever wonder about this when you were pregnant? I know I did… I wondered if my baby ever cried, and it made me sad that I wouldn’t really know or be able to comfort him. Laura mentioned a … Continue reading

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Do you want to feel Hot again Mama?

I once heard a Mom say, “I am a better Mom when I’m pretty.” You know, I think she’s right! We feel better about ourselves when we feel attractive, and that translates into taking better care of our loved ones. … Continue reading

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