Yesterday, my seven year old said to me, “I want to play Legos upstairs.” I glanced up from my phone, and said, “ok, go ahead.” He replied, “No.… Read more “I’ll Go With You Always”
The expectation versus the reality of having children is wildly different. Every stage is a challenge and nothing at all like you imagined. Above all, it’s harder than you ever expected. There are so many parts of motherhood that just plain suck, and it’s ok to hate them.
My baby will be two years old in a few weeks. He is in full-blown toddler mode. No more babies in my house. No more babies. … Read more “The Last Time”
Inspirational Internet Meme says: “Appreciate the Little Things” I say: “I have been up since 3:18am with a baby who’s been sick on and off (but more… Read more “The Little Things that Become the Big Things”
I volunteered to take Kriste’s weekly post today, because she had a schedule snafu, and why not? Help a mom and blogger out, that’s what we’re all… Read more “Parenting In a Hurry: Three Tips to Save You Time and Make Life Awesome”
This post is going to read more like a diary entry than an article. Why? Because I’m attempting to write it in about 5 minutes, rather… Read more “Potty Training In One Weekend, or Why I Have Only Five Minutes to Write This Post.”
I just read the recently published TIME article, “The Man Who Remade Motherhood,” which is an interview with Dr. Bill Sears, father of what you might call… Read more “Hey TIME, this is what extended breastfeeding REALLY looks like.”