Tagged: baby blessings

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A Mother’s Blessing

Three years ago I shared what I called “A written prayer, a sort of love letter” for my second babe. This is what I wrote for my (very recent) third. Dear Milo, This is...

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Feminist Options for Baby Blessings

Two and a half months ago, I gave birth to Baby A, my third and last child. As with my other two, his advent has inspired a lot of reflection about baby blessings. I...

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Guest Post: Patriarchy, Privilege, and a New Baby

by Libby (On a three-child-induced career sabbatical, Libby spends her time sewing lavish Halloween costumes, reading, and volunteering on the board of her daughter’s cooperative preschool. She lives near Boston.) My son was born...

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Feminist Choices, Feminist Baby Blessings

by guest poster Angela C. My daughter is now almost six months old. And there has been no baby blessing. I’ve had a hard time figuring out what the right way to approach this...