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Sneak Peek: How I Became My Daughter, The Intro

I was scared and feeling a mild sense of panic. I had been wanting a boy, because I love the doting, mother and son dynamic. Though I had yet to acknowledge it, I also wanted a boy because ignorance really is blissful. 

I don’t know much about being a man. Though not at all true, I rationalized that my unfamiliarity would equate to less things to worry about.

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10 Things People Don't Fully Comprehend Unless They've Breastfed

"The effort it requires. Every woman you see nursing didn't happily waltz into an easy rhythm w/ her feeding baby. Zora latched well from the beginning. That doesn't negate the 3 painful weeks it took for my breasts to adjust or the horror stories I heard prior to that created self doubt. Never mind engorgement, blocked ducts, pumping, timing alcohol consumption, & going back to work."

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