Christine Hernandez

Christine Hernandez lives in Brooklyn, New York with her husband, her toddler and their Beta fish Freddie. She loves ice cream, laying in the grass, and incense.
Recent Articles

Super-Human Mom Strength Isn't Just A Myth — I Lived It

Everyone has heard a story about a mom who lifted a fridge up off of her toddler or fought off a bear or some other example of super-human strength in a time of crisis, right? I always sort of assumed those stories to be hyperbole until the day I got…
By Christine Hernandez

You Need To Buy Your Son “Girls’ Toys” If You Truly Believe In Equality

“Boyz like to play rough. They climb in trees and play in the dirt. Boyz love finding trouble!” This is an actual quote written on a tag attached to one of my 18-month-old’s shirts. The funny thing is, the shirt is a really dapper little button-down …
By Christine Hernandez

I Tried An Elimination Diet, & It Saved Breastfeeding For Me

If you would have told me two years ago that in the future I would be breastfeeding a 15-month-old, I would have told you to get the eff out of here. Before becoming a parent, I thought breastfeeding past infancy was weird and creepy and couldn’t fat…
By Christine Hernandez