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Not close to enough but I wrote it anyway

A kindred writer friend of mine died recently. She stoked my writing by giving me a regular platform at her edgy magazine-turned-blog, Get Born. She and the tribe I found there swore and laughed ugly and helped me feel less and more crazy in all the ways I’ve needed. 67 more words

Becoming A Mother

Binky Weaning

I’ve thought about it for awhile. My daughter is really attached to her binky (pacifier), and I had always wondered how the weaning process would be like. 410 more words


Mom plots escape from dishes, toddler

Way back when I only had one child, I got pretty devoted to that setup.

When I saw people with more than one kid or considered my life that way, I would shake my head or cringe or feel nauseous. 542 more words



Yesterday, I brought Emma to the mall. I was going to have lunch with my girlfriend too, and so while waiting, Emma and I went to the toy store. 519 more words



Not a day goes by I don’t wish you were here!  I can’t wait to meet you princess!


Bump Update 34 weeks

How far along? 34 weeks

Total weight gain/loss: 19lbs Nothing gained last 2 weeks. You’re measuring at about 4.3lbs right on track! If you make it til you’re due date you could be 8lbs! 438 more words