Gloria’s post about the striking husband reminded me of an essay I read in the latest issue of Brain, Child. In “Formula for Success,” adoptive father and psychotherapist Gary Greenberg revealed that he and his wife equally shared parental duties because they formula-fed their baby. “Breastfeeding, primordial and irrational and demanding of surrender, doesn’t square […] Continue reading

Editor’s Note: After hearing from the author of this piece, Sarah Bilston, I wanted to disclose that I failed to differentiate between ‘strict bed rest’ and resting during pregnancy, in general, which is how I initially interpreted this piece. Please do check out the comments to this post as they are insightful. Thanks! Here’s another […] Continue reading