In gratitude on Mother’s Day

In gratitude on Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day. Those are three awesome, loaded little words. Why? It’s too big. It’s too much. There’s no possible way to fit all the things that “Happy Mother’s Day” means into one day. That would be one ‘Mother’ of a day. I have an idea: why don’t we start using the rest of the days of the year? Yes, that sounds good. Let’s do that. If only it were that...

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Man, f*** you, Time magazine

Man, f*** you, Time magazine

I’ll be honest and say that I’m lazy and almost didn’t write anything about this but I was THAT pissed off and couldn’t let it go. I’ll be even more honest and say I haven’t read the article yet. Yep, I’m writing this entirely based off that dumb cover and the controversy that ensued.   Time Magazine, what were you thinking?   It all started this morning...

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Hey Time magazine

Hey Time magazine

Hey Time Magazine, I know you were just trying to sell copies of your...

Mom is NEVER enough

Mom is NEVER enough

Lately, I feel like every inch of popular culture is out to get moms. To...

So, turns out I’m kind of a jerk

So, turns out I’m kind of a jerk

A little while ago I wrote a post about breastfeeding in which I told you...

Brangelina and me

Brangelina and me

The other night I excitedly settled in under the covers with my most recent...

Choosing a preschool

Choosing a preschool

Preschool: A fun place for toddlers to learn or preparation for the...

Relating to people you’re rela...

Relating to people you’re related to

My two daughters are the only people I know related to me. I mean, sure we all...

Trust

Trust

“I am very worried.” She said. “I think that Hazel is truly in distress....

Zen and the art of parenting

Zen and the art of parenting

I’m currently enrolled in a parent coach training program* for which I had...

Who am I?

Who am I?

  When my son turned 3 months old, I felt like I had become Super Mom...

Jack & Jill Spring Sale

Jack & Jill Spring Sale

Hey Seattle readers! We are excited to share some news with you! Jack &...

Fake it till you make it

Fake it till you make it

A long time ago, when I had just one child, and had time to think about such...

Good enough

Good enough

So here we are, 8 plus months post the birth of my son, and it feels like...

Coming up for air

Coming up for air

My life as a mama is shifting again. My baby is sleeping a little more and...

Beyonce’s breastfeeding in pub...

Beyonce’s breastfeeding in public

I had a dream last night that Beyonce married into my extended family. Let’s...