Monthly Archives: June 2014

No (sham)Poo

I heard about the idea of going without shampoo quite awhile ago and never really managed to.¬†The transition period is rough, and when I first read about it I had a newborn, so daily showers were a pipe dream. My … Continue reading

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WE DO NOT NEED THIS MUCH SUGAR

(this is a rant. I haven’t properly ranted on this blog, but this one is. Just as a warning for anyone who doesn’t want to see it, it’s behind the cut for a reason. I think I managed not to … Continue reading

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My Baby On Gluten

I don’t think I’ve specifically talked about the effects gluten has on kiddo. It’s hard to do so extensively, as kiddo isn’t talking and so we can’t really know about a lot of it. I don’t think this is the … Continue reading

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Constant Vigilance

I’ve gotten really good at not getting gluten. I read labels, I ask servers, I generally have a good awareness of what does and doesn’t have gluten in it now. My partner was pretty bad at it, but getting better, … Continue reading

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EC and Sleep

Our baby’s sleep has been a pretty big focus for us. Namely, our baby not getting enough of it and therefore¬†us not getting enough of it. Our baby’s sleep still isn’t phenomenal, but when they aren’t going through anythng- it … Continue reading

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GAPS

I’m going to try and do the GAPS intro diet. I say ‘try’ because it’s a pretty restricted diet and right now we’re staying with my mother-in-law, so I’m not fully in control of what we buy. We live near … Continue reading

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Donor Milk and Food Allergies

One of the things that many anti-formula people say is that if you can’t breastfeed yourself, you should use donor milk. Whether this should be from milk banks or informal milksharing is up to debate. Milk banks aren’t really an … Continue reading

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