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Dispatches from Ladyblogland

Dispatches from Ladyblogland

Ladyblogland delivered some amazing reads this week.

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Life

A Ray of Hope

[Trigger warning for discussion of sexual and domestic violence] “The police are not the enemy”

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Books

Book Review: “Keep Holding On” by Susane Colasanti

When I was a kid, the word “bully” wasn’t given the weight it is today. “Boys will be boys” was more the phrase of the hour – I heard it more than once from well-meaning teachers and defensive parents, even after I was assaulted by a group of classmates in junior high. To borrow a phrase […]

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Ladyguides

Seven Tips to Surviving Colic: A Ladyguide

Let’s just get this out there up front: Colic is bullshit. For one, it’s not really a diagnosis. (Okay, so I know some docs say it’s reflux, but every baby has reflux [Hello? Spit up anyone?] so I think that’s a little too easy. And the medical community is mixed on this belief, anyway.) I […]