Motherhood

Please Do Not Expect Us to Look like Kate Middleton

Since the moment Kate Middleton strolled out of St. Mary’s Hospital in London, hair and makeup impeccable, pink newborn in arms, it is literally…

Why even when it’s hard, it’s perfect.

This past week was one of those hard, restless parenting weeks that happen from time to time, for reasons small and inconsequential, a missed nap…

Ten Mom Guilt Moments that Need to Stop

Sometimes it feels like guilt is hardwired into motherhood, right alongside unconditional love and an affinity for athleisure wear. From the moment we bring our…

A rant, a rave, a breastfeeding problem, and a toddler who won’t keep her pants on.

Okay you guys, I feel like there’s been a lot the last few days that I want to discuss. So I’m…

The Ten Types of Women You Meet on a FB Mom Group

Until I became a mother almost two years ago, I had no idea about the vast world of Facebook mom groups. There are local mom…

Hanging up my Scrubs and Stethoscope (for now)

I’ve put off this blog post for a while now. The truth is, I haven’t really known how to write about…

Mom Olympics

Happy Tuesday everyone! So I’ve been really into the Olympics this year (small children = a lot of time to watch TV, even when…

The days you just aren’t feeling it.

  Trying and failing to sit at the computer to write. l downloaded Jim Gaffigan’s book “Dad is Fat” on my phone…

The Susan Phenomenon (or why social media makes modern parenting much harder than it needs to be)

Susan’s baby on the left, everyone else’s on the right. ​There’s a strange phenomenon I’ve noticed as…