Author: Lorna Rose

How I became an exclusively pumping mom

You have a good and normal birth and are now blessed with a healthy baby. And he is hungry. You really, really want to breastfeed, so you give him what you can. But your milk isn’t quite in yet. You wait and wait and nurse and nurse. And wait. And Baby gets hungrier and hungrier. […]

Public tantrums

I drop my 3-year old son off at Playland at Fred Meyer pretty regularly. Regularly enough that he knows all the attendants and has his favorite toys in there. Sometimes I go grocery shopping. Sometimes I peruse the book section. And sometimes I sit at Starbucks and space out for an hour, the maximum time […]