Recent Posts for Toddler Years

Results That Matter

Results That Matter

In line at 10:30 pm at the A & P, I stare at my items on the conveyor belt. Three types of milk. Yogurt bars for the lunch box. Stool softener and cranberry juice for my oldest—the reason I am here. The pediatrician supposes his chronic constipation is causing his growing colon to intrude on… Continue Reading

Mom Jeans

Mom Jeans

While dressing for the day on a recent morning, the realization hit me like a ton of bricks. My jeans are “Mom Jeans.” They are roomy, comfortable, dark wash, and high-waisted enough that when I lean over or sit on the floor I don’t expose myself. Momentarily, I was filled with shame. What had become… Continue Reading

The Guilty Mother

The Guilty Mother

Whether you are a stay-at-home or a working mother, it’s a fact that mothers struggle with an enormous amount of ‘mother guilt.’ We are hard on ourselves. We push ourselves and expect perfection. We try hard to balance it all and, a lot of times, we feel like we can’t. For some reason, we have… Continue Reading

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