Feliz Dia del Padre

By Monday, June 19, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

On Father's Day, it's fitting for a mother to stop and reflect on the person who made her a mother -- most literally, her babies' father. I'm going to do that, but I have to give a tiny intro: In the modern day, it seems that men can almost feel like they've done something shameful just by ...

No Crying Over Spilt Life

By Monday, February 20, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

We should really do this more often: Take a day, or even half a day, just for ourselves, for the purpose of feeling like a human again. Motherhood can feel a smidgen dehumanizing. It takes your body first, then your brain especially, then your sleep, your free time, then your friends, then your peace of mind, ...