...and eating them while one is breastfeeding should be strongly discouraged.
Of course, I did not think of this while I was in the act of pulling mussels from a shell and eating them. I did not even think about it that whole night as I bounced my baby boy, sang to my baby boy, read to my baby boy, cried with my baby boy...
However, I did think of it as I had to dump 10 ounces of precious milk down the drain because it was pumped an hour or so after I committed this horrible transgression.
Innocent act that causes serious guilt #2 is now officially behind me.
2 month vaccinations are my next hurdle.