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Dear Child-free/less friends ... (yes, rant incoming)

Thank you for all your invaluable advice as to how I should be raising my child and how I should be as a parent.

I am not sure if you are entirely across with parenthood.   356 more words


Hi there.

It’s currently 12:18 a.m. and I can’t sleep so naturally I’d do what any rational person would do when they have to be up early and have been fighting a random summer cold: start a blog. 291 more words


Parenting Haibun

We have a little ritual most evenings where at some point of cuddles on the couch while reading before bedtime, my son will call out for his dad’s ‘rescue helicopter’, giggling and asking: 540 more words


How physical pain and failure made me nicer person

I planned to have a pain free child labour with my first baby and breast feed him until he was at least a couple of years old. 672 more words


Three kid-free hours.

Some music, laughter, and praise.

Just what I needed.


Mom guilt

Going to be very real here, I have been feeling like a failure Mom lately. I have been lazy, short tempered, just doing enough to get through the day, irritable, and the list could go on. 103 more words

How University Prepared Me to Be a Mom

I’m pretty sure that it’s a requirement to look back on your liberal arts degree and wonder how on earth it was supposed to prepare you for “the Real World”… particularly those with English and History majors. 347 more words