Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Essential Books for Teaching Kids about Sex/Gender

Here, I talk about 5 of my very favorite books for teaching kids about sex/gender. And by teaching, I mean opening up a conversation.
Essential Books for Teaching Kids About Sex/Gender on Medium.
(A shorter version was previously published in the August 2018 print issue of Raise Vegan Magazine.)
Kid Walking on a Rainbow Photo by Cory Woodward on Unsplash

Sunday, January 20, 2019

"Getting Your Body Back" Post-Pregnancy

This one’s for all the mamas (and other parents) who have built a human inside of you, and after that superhuman trick, you’ve still stood in front of a mirror and doubted that your body was as it should be.
"Getting Your Body Back" Post-Pregnancy on Medium (originally published in the September 2018 print issue of Raise Vegan Magazine)
Breastfeeding Photo by Leandro Cesar Santana on Unsplash
And here's a photo of me nursing, 7 months post-partum:
Me nursing Tzivia at 7 months. Photo by my husband.



Tuesday, January 15, 2019

I'm weird. You're okay.


My dad always said, “If you think somebody isn’t weird, you just don’t know them well enough.”
And I always said, “Yeah, but you’re like, extra weird, Dad.”

Rat Selfie (Photo Credit: Author)