Photo by AshBayGrammyThis week in funny, intense and informative reader comments, we run the gamut from nausea while nursing to cloth diaper guilt. Here's what you all had to say!
"I had to pump for work and Oh-My-GAWD I hated it. It's a great option to have when you can't be there or when you just need a break, so you can't knock it to much, but boy is it just something else"
Michele says her twins have a bit of a negative impact on the environment, but says she won't cloth diaper. RanaAurora sympathizes:
"How DARE you not cloth diaper! Or something. I do love my gDiapers, Lorel is right... but you still have stuff to wash and the disposable part is more expensive. *shrug* If I didn't have a washer, no way would I cloth diaper. I know there's earth-friendly disposable diapers and there's one brand I don't remember that is actually biodegradable. You can be earth friendly without using cloth. :) (You can make disposable homemade wipes using Viva paper towels and a spray/squirt bottle.) I'm totally not perfect... but I ALWAYS try"
"My daughter Claire always falls asleep to Aerosmith's 'Don't wanna miss a thing'....I'm so sick of listening to this song!! But it works every time, so its worth it"
"Bah, yes! I didn't think of googling it, I just kinda thought it was normal hormonal weirdness. Good to know I'm not alone"
I celebrated one-year baby blanket freedom, and Madeline taught me about an alternative to blankets and sleep sacks: