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What's a "Crunchy" mom?

I saw it in another post and wondered.


Asked by lstrickland at 8:44 PM on Mar. 20, 2009 in General Parenting

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  • Basically, if you practice one of the following, you are on your way to the snap, crackle, CRUNCH:

    extended breastfeeding (beyond a year)
    cloth diapers
    drug-free births
    baby wearing
    adoptive breastfeeding
    co-sleeping or family beds
    full-time parenting

    And the crunchy thing relates to granola....hippies eat granola....blah blah..

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:14 PM on Mar. 20, 2009

  • im not i shower twice a day

    Answer by jodi205 at 8:45 PM on Mar. 20, 2009

  • Not to be confused with the extra crispy mom!

    Answer by Steff107 at 8:51 PM on Mar. 20, 2009

  • I saw this on a bbc thread and didn't even bother to read I've got to go back and read it!

    Answer by PROGENITOR at 9:03 PM on Mar. 20, 2009

  • "....those considered crunchy mommies. Or who intend to become crunchy mommies. This includes: Cloth diapering, breastfeeding, *brain cramp* making homemade baby food, babywearing, attachment parenting, cosleeping, delaying/not getting vaccinations...."

    This is what the thread on my BBC board said....
    hope it helps

    Answer by PROGENITOR at 9:04 PM on Mar. 20, 2009

  • damnit! I'm a crunchy mom! Except I don't co sleep, attachment parent, or breastfeed. I'm not all to sure what the brain camp thing meant but I use cloth diapers and I make my own baby food and I wear my baby but that's mostly because those things are cheap and convenient. Crap now I'm a crunchy teen mom.

    Answer by GigantaursMommy at 9:13 PM on Mar. 20, 2009

  • Mom who does not change her underwear often? What is up with all the labels?

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:38 PM on Mar. 20, 2009

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