According to a recent article published on, “The longer a mother breast-feeds, the higher the fat and energy content of her breast milk.” “This is the first study to analyze the fat and energy content of breast milk of mothers who breast-feed for longer than a year,” said study co-author Dr. Ronit Lubetzky, who is with the department of pediatrics at Dana Children’s Hospital at Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center in Israel. “There are more and more women who choose to breast-feed for longer time periods, and not many studies about the nutritional value of their milk during this prolonged lactation.” “This is aRead More →

Jody has designated Monday to be “Metaphoric Monday.” This week’s theme is: Eat one’s words. I have to confess I was thinking it was “eat *YOUR* words” which is why I have “your words” spelled out instead of “one’s words.” It’s just as well though. I didn’t have an apostrophe block anyway. ;) Happy MM! Go see who else played (or join in yourself) over at brain droppings. :)