Prepare baby’s food Check temperature (and burn your mouth because you microwaved the s**t out of it. Again!) Cool down food. Placing baby in high chair will be quite like struggling with an octopus. Put bib around baby’s neck. Stop baby from chocking himself as he tries to pull if off again. Insist baby wears… Continue reading Feeding Your Baby – 50 Easy Steps
This evening was Bulls**t Evening. You don’t know that that is? Well, I’ll gladly enlighten you. Today, I couldn’t wait for the hand on the clock to move. It has been the longest day EVER. General tiredness was amplified by this lingering head cold I have. Today was a day where I have been waiting for the… Continue reading When the kids won’t go to sleep – Bulls**t Evening
Just before getting into the shower I catch a little glimpse of my reflection in the mirror. I grimace. I look away quickly, and cringe a little never being entirely happy with what I see. Body image is a beast for new mamas. How we look goes hand in hand with how we feel. And… Continue reading I love my babies. Now I am learning to love my body.
When I was pregnant with my first child, I was secretly hoping for a girl. Having grown up with two sisters, girls was all I knew. Having a girl meant being able to fall back on my own memories to guide me as a first-time mother. It was known territory. I knew how to be… Continue reading What you need to know if you’re raising boys