For Women Who Happen To Be Parents

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September 22, 2016

The Innocent Moment Where I Failed My Daughter

My daughter is beautiful; she is a radiant being who emanates her inner joy and wears her heart on her sleeve. She is beyond compare. My breath regularly catches in my throat when I catch sight of her at random moments and am stunned by her, the way she holds […]
September 22, 2016

Time Out, Please….We’re Sooo Tired

I really feel like I’ve been a good sport. When my son was diagnosed, I wept, I got angry, I sought out someone to blame, I felt awfully sorry for my son, my family and myself… but only for like, a week! Then I showered, bought some Este Lauder double-wear […]
September 18, 2016

The Lonely Mom

That’s me. A lonely mom. As a stay at home mother of two (2.5 years and 14 months…oh and pregnant with the 3rd but no one knows yet), I’m technically almost never actually alone but very often I find myself truly deeply lonely. I kind of wanted to start a […]
September 11, 2016

How To Wake A Baby

Just follow these simple steps… Sit down Lie down Close your eyes Boil the kettle Attempt to eat or drink Whisper Make a phone call Look at Facebook Send a text Originally published at on September 11, 2016.
September 10, 2016

There Was No Tick-Tock In My Baby Clock

What feels like not so very long ago, myself & my husband decided it was about time we got a move on & try having a baby. We had been putting off the big decision for nearly a decade. You might wonder what took us so long. High Interest rates, […]
September 8, 2016

Eat Your Greens! Oh, Wait, You’re A Toddler

The current trend for eating dinner in my house involves either plain rice, mashed potato (if we’re lucky) or pasta with sauce. The tiny lady will also concede to eating fish fingers or chicken goujons. Anything even remotely resembling a vegetable is considered completely unacceptable. I have been trying all […]


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