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Back to Work Mom to Mom

Updated February 2016 Mothers’ Letters Photos: Jen Pan Photography   Mother’s situation: Back to work My daughter is four months old and I am going back to work shortly. She still nurses all day and refuses a pacifier. I have tried to introduce a bottle, first with formula and then, when she rejected that, with my expressed milk, but she would not take that either. I...

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Living on Thin Air Mom to Mom

Photo: Nylan Tyrrell by Sterlin Swan   Mother’s situation: Living on thin air My daughter is 18 months, and though she’ll eat fruit and a few other foods, frequently a couple of days go by when she has eaten hardly any solid food. I am comfortable with her continued breastfeeding, and though she is petite, she is growing and energetic and our doctor says she’s healthy. Her...

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Starting Solids Features

Lisa Hassan Scott Photos: courtesy of mothers of La Leche League Wharfedale & Airedale, UK   Now that Aidan is about halfway through the middle of his first year, everyone’s thoughts start moving toward starting solids. People often ask, “Is he on solid food yet?” It’s an interesting sort of milestone, considered by many to be an exciting indication that your baby is developing, becoming a...

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