• Why I Detest The Term ‘Human Pacifier'

    6 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    All babies are different when it comes to breastfeeding, but both of my sons breastfed pretty much all the freaking time. There were days they nursed every 30-45 minutes, no joke. It wasn't because I had milk supply issues, or because they were difficult babies - nothing like that. They were happy to nurse, I was happy to nurse them, and they grew and thrived. My body, my babies, my choice.
    Eventually, the “nursing every two seconds” thing wasn't the norm anymore. However, for a very long time, my sons nursed “for comfort.” Neither of them took a pacifier, and when they wanted to suck for...
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