Returning to Work After Baby – it doesn’t get easier

Written for Moms Beyond as a Contributing Writer It’s like déjà vu all over again. 10 years after I returned to work for the first time after mat leave, I’m back again for the first time in what feels like a long time. You see, last week was my first week back after having been on mat leave with my second … Read more

The Myth of Balance

What a couple of weeks it’s been. Two weeks ago I had intended to write a post about balance. I’ve decided to try having a theme every week on my blog and Instagram, and balance fits nicely into the theme of “struggle”. But then my Wee Bear started into Leap 7 and began teething. Then … Read more

How You Know You’ve Survived the Newborn Period

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As I write this, we are finally past the newborn period, which generally is the first 3 months of little baby’s life. Tator Tot is currently 4 1/2 months old. WE SURVIVED!!! We done did it. We made it, baby. But there are other tell-tale signs that we’ve made it through the newborn period into … Read more