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Breast-Feeding in the U.S.

It’s 10:30 at night. I’m the only one awake in our Milwaukee hotel room. I’m hooked up to the “milk machine” so I’ll have a bottle to leave with Fergus and the babysitter tomorrow afternoon. Glancing at the New York Times online, I come across this article: “United States Ranks Last on Breast-Feeding Support”

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Sweet William protects his hearing with earmuffs.

Jazz Fest With Babies

Taking Fergus and Sweet William to Jazz Fest was a lot of fun.  Carefully preparing for the heat, noise, and sun made a big difference.  Here’s what I took along for the babies: • Stroller (I’m crazy about the huge sun canopy of our new City Mini GT Double) • 2 lightweight swaddle blankets to […]

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