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Coming to terms with postpartum hormones

Okay, really, this post’s title is a lie. I’m not sure it is actually possible to “come to terms” with postpartum hormones when you are in the throes of their ups and downs. 921 more words


Developmentally Inappropriate Reading

I was at a small get-together with some sixth grade moms last week, and we were debating whether a school-required book our kids are reading is age-appropriate. 260 more words

Daddy's Boy

Jack was sobbing, his face pressed against his bed.

It had been about ten minutes and I wondered why he had not emerged fully pajama-clad from his bedroom.   708 more words


There Can Be No Nobler Training than That

“You know that the beginning is the most important part of any work, especially in the case of a young and tender thing; for that is the time at which the character is being formed and the desired impression is more readily taken. 169 more words


How To Really Enjoy Summer Holidays

I’m sorry I’ve been a bit behind on the blog but Summer holidays are in full swing and our weekends have been busy so far with little time for writing.   526 more words

Family Life

Waiting on the Guillotine

Photo: Babies on the mend. They want to be out in the sunshine, and thanfully, we have a big old yard and no need to get anyone else sick. 1,040 more words


Ama & Maifuwa’s Pregnancy Shoot

Bringing forth life is a precious experience, and this week I got the chance to photograph the lovely Amarachi and hubby Maifuwa and capture some special moments with them as they expect their first bundle of joy; Esosa! 65 more words