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Green Moms Weekly: Unsupportive Family

This week’s Green Moms Weekly topic is timely, since many of you will be doing lots of visiting during the holiday season. What type of topics in natural parenting cause opposition among family and friends and how do you handle … Continue reading

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A Year Ago on NMTR

A few great posts from Novembers of yesteryear… 2007 – An interview with Marni Matyus on babywearing and kangaroo care (read the transcript) or you can listen to the interview. – Learn how to conquer food cravings with The Cravings … Continue reading

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Green Moms Weekly: Minimalism

This week’s Green Moms weekly post is about attachment parenting and minimalism. What is it about being an attached family that lends itself to a minimalist parenting style? Are you criticized by others wondering why your children don’t “have the … Continue reading

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Photo Friday: My Baby

Ruby has been a fussy girl for a couple of days. Teething maybe. Runny poops and only wanting mommy are the symptoms. I had to get some dishes washed, so I strapped her onto my back. See what she’s doing … Continue reading

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A Baby Wearing Story

It’s International Babywearing Week. My babywearing story began 13 years ago, when my oldest son was just a couple of days old. Someone had given me a front pack baby carrier, and it had a million buckles and straps. It … Continue reading

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Green Moms Weekly: Attachment Parenting and a Busy Lifestyle

Since October is Attachment Parenting Month, we decided to kickoff Green Moms Weekly with a question about just that: “How do you balance your busy lifestyle and manage to keep a focus on attachment parenting?” I have to admit, this … Continue reading

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Introducing Green Moms Weekly

I have a fun new feature to announce here at NMTR. Rachel McFadden of HappyGreenBabies is hosting a weekly blog carnival called “Green Moms Weekly”, and she’s invited me and a few other mom bloggers to be regular contributers. You … Continue reading

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We Like Holding Her

Last Thursday we headed to the HIGH museum here in Atlanta for free family Thursday. Often, when I get out of the car, a big kid has already taken Ruby out of her car seat. That means that much of … Continue reading

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I Love My Sleepy Wrap

At this moment my little one is snuggled up napping in the * Sleepy Wrap. A few months ago I owned a Moby Wrap, but I like the Sleepy Wrap much, much better. Why? Less fabric. The wrap is much … Continue reading

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Colic and the Breastfed Baby

Here’s another great question from a reader: What is the best suggestion you have for a colic baby that is breastfed? photo credit: iskir Colic usually refers to babies who cry for long periods of time, especially in the evenings, … Continue reading

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