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Real time: Hunger, love, and a ticket to a funeral


I am in the kitchen, burning tortillas.

Well, I’m supposed to be crisping a tortilla—Ender asked for a plain tortilla (we’re out of “his” cheese—i.e. 1,135 more words

At Least Mildly Sappy

"The pillow upon which you kneel...": the dash to A&E with a poorly child.

I’m driving to the hospital, in the rain, in the dark. I’m driving to the hospital because the doctor who checked my baby’s breathing told me to take her straight to A&E. 554 more words

Month Nine: Never Say Never.

I let M cry herself to sleep this month. It was both hard and easy, if that’s even possible. Co-sleeping hadn’t been working for weeks. I’d noticed she slept more peacefully during the day, alone, than she did next to me at night. 376 more words


A Crunchy Mom's Perfect List of What to Buy When Pregnant

  • cloth diapers
  • cloth wipes
  • a ring sling
  • convertible car seat

I think that’s it!

In all seriousness, I’m expecting my third and can only think of ALL the things I thought I needed for my first, and even my second, and that I literally just threw my money away on! 810 more words



I have been thinking a lot about what we expect of babies.  I have heard a lot of advice about what I should be doing with Mingli and now Iella, and some of the advice is things I should be doing so my babies can be independent.  196 more words


Let's Talk About Mom Guilt

Today I want to talk about something that I think we all go through as mothers – Mom Guilt. Let me set the scene for you – the day is over, the kids are in bed, I’m looking at their sweet little faces and thinking back on our day and I start to wonder..did I do enough for them today? 481 more words

Parenting Advice

Pentingnya Attachment antara Orang Tua dan Anak

Salah satu ilmu parenting yang menurut saya sangat penting harus dipelajari dan diamalkan oleh para calon orang tua adalah: attachment. Apa sih attachment itu?
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