After baby: 101 ways to stay sane

After baby: 101 ways to stay sane

Around the 1 year mark, I hit a mild slump (ok, it was a bad slump). It was a...

The blame game

The blame game

It’s 5:30 pm and I’ve just arrived at daycare.  The little man is...

I need a sister wife!

I need a sister wife!

Poor baby. She wakes up in the morning (be it 4 or 7 a.m…) cooing and...

Enjoy EVERY moment?

Enjoy EVERY moment?

I’m having one of those moments.  You know the ones.  The moments that...

So glad I’m here

So glad I’m here

Ruby is four months old. She is so sweet, cooing and gurgling at me through...

It matters

It matters

The other day, I met a nice lady at the park and spent 10 minutes chatting...

Paging June Cleaver…

Paging June Cleaver…

Though staying home with my kids is something I never, ever thought I would...

Be. Here. Now.

Be. Here. Now.

Before I had kids, I was kind of an impatient person (cue hysterical laughter...

When a doula has a baby: part 2

When a doula has a baby: part 2

In my last post, I wrote about what it was like to have a baby after attending...

Why you don’t have to give tha...

Why you don’t have to give that up

For most of my life, I thought you had to sacrifice everything when you had...

Newborns: the magic, the misery

Newborns: the magic, the misery

Now that Quinn is well into toddlerhood, and the burgeoning bump of my second...

Ace of one…

Ace of one…

My whole life, I’ve felt like I was obtaining random skills and taking...