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The Breast Book July 2019

The August/ September edition of The Green Parent magazine includes the latest in my series of interviews with parenting authors and experts.

I spoke to breastfeeding expert Emma Pickett about The Breast Book, which aims to help demystify breasts for nine- to 14-year-old girls and challenge some of the messages ingrained in society.

It’s very British to snigger about breasts and I’m asking young girls to start challenging society’s norms – Emma Pickett

You can read the feature here (PDF).

Don’t forget, you can get £5 off a subscription to The Green Parent when you use my code HHILES. More details here.

 

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feb-march-2017

The February / March edition of The Green Parent includes the latest in my series of interviews with parenting authors and experts.

I spoke to Vanessa Olorenshaw, author of Liberating Motherhood: Birthing the Purplestockings Movementabout mothers’ rights and the value of caring for our own children.

We are encouraged to look for validation in the public sphere but there is nothing shameful about wanting to care for our children and our families.

You can read the feature here (PDF).

 

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