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Old 11-21-2012, 12:36 PM   #142
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Re: Are we stuck in the 1950's???

Originally Posted by Kaci View Post
THAT is my problem with the article! There's nothing wrong with a new mom doing whatever she is willing and able to do after delivery. There's something very, very wrong with creating a culture and expectation that women can and *should* be doing the physical acts on that list before they are ready.

No one is arguing that new moms shouldn't express their gratitude to their partners! But for the first 6 weeks it's entirely appropriate for that gratitude to be expressed verbally only IMHO.
BIG ditto here too.
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