Posts tagged ‘babies’

The Fortune Teller

So here’s a story for you. Once upon a time when Joel and I found ourselves pregnant for the first time and rather…we’ll go with confused,…

Six Months

My sweet boy. You turned 6 months old today. 6 months! We mums get fixated on age like this. Just ignore it. It’s partly because you…

Somewhere Halfway

The unsolicited advice you receive as a new parent hits from all angles – all the time – over and over again. It’s nothing new, really. Just…

What Then

What do you do when you’re so tired the first response you feel is anger? What do you do when you give them the very last…

That One Thing

At 3 a.m. this morning, the strangest revelation hit me. I was trying to fall back asleep after feeding my boy, thinking about all the women…

In Our Home

Motherhood in our home looks different to motherhood in the home across the street. In the home across the playground. In the home across the water.…

About Right Now

Dear Billy, There are so many things I want to remember about right now, about how things are, or rather – with the ridiculous speed at which…

On Having It All

Once upon a time, women wore aprons and spent their lives stepping over children on their journey between the kitchen and the laundry. Since they had little…