Mom enough? This Mom has had enough.

12th May, 2012 - Posted by admin - 4 Comments

This is the cover of Time magazine. I have three issues with it: 1.The article, it seems, is not about the model, or breastfeeding, or natural term breastfeeding. It is about William Sears, who coined the idea of “attachment parenting” (well he made the label mainstream, anyway) but apparently isn’t eye catching enough to put » Read More

Bullies – it was not ok at school and it is not ok now.

17th January, 2011 - Posted by admin - 1 Comment

This article appeared in the Guardian yesterday, and has sparked a resurgence of an old anger that I try to keep buried. I have said before that that the purpose of this website is not to tell people what to do, or to give advice, but to give them the information they need to make » Read More

You can have your own opinions, but you can’t have your own facts

16th January, 2011 - Posted by admin - 2 Comments

There has been a huge amount of controversy over the last to days following an article article published in the British Medical Journal entitled : Six Months Of Exclusive Breastfeeding : How Good is the Evidence? This was covered in the media with amazing inaccuracies and attention seeking, misinformed headlines such as : Breast Is » Read More