Saying goodbye to comfort friends forces me to confront the reality that we are crossing a threshold from childhood into the first steps of adulthood.
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The hurdles to parenting sometimes solo are both emotional, as well as logistical. The irregularity can hurt the family unit without some careful planning.
Sometimes these bad mom-moments even make my four year old look like a mature tiny human and me look like a tantrum throwing toddler.
Thanks to you, the next parent I see dealing with rambunctious children will encounter a more compassionate version of me.
My own children grew up feeding the geese. This was many many years ago – before Google and Facebook taught us that bread and corn are not good for birds.
As a student mom I finally decided to give myself some breathing room and take the summer off to spend extra time with my husband and kids.
I am fully aware that this was a very minor and routine procedure, but when it’s your child, it is hard to think of anything as minor.
On Monday, August 21st, 2017 the United States will experience a total solar eclipse that will span the entire 48 continental states.
It seems there’s so much pressure in our society to breastfeed yet there’s such a stigma against continuing past a certain point.
Strawberry shortcakes and strawberry jam. Strawberry slush made with brandy for the grown-ups. The possibilities were endless!