My Favourite Posts From Around the Web This Week
Don’t be all judgy about how mums choose to feed their babies. Sometimes breastfeeding is not the right choice. Sometimes the bottle you are judging is full of breast milk. It is more important that the baby is getting fed than the specific type of food or container. [Read more…]
The other day my seven year old and I were out grocery shopping and as I was looking for kleenex, she was examining the ‘feminine hygiene’ products. When I saw what she was looking at I mostly spent the rest of my kleenex search hoping no questions about tampons or menstruation pads would come my way.
Apparently I didn’t hope strong enough. [Read more…]
Raising Powerful Girls
A couple of weeks ago Goldie Blox posed a question on Twitter asking dads to tweet in how they raise powerful girls. They made use of a few of mine and made the above graphic. Sadly they didn’t include my suggestion to set your girls up on a bench press.
I put forward some good tips there. I wish I could say that I abide by them all of the time. I try to follow this advice. Sometimes I am too distracted or busy doing other things to give my daughters they attention they deserve. [Read more…]