• Our children don’t need perfection.

    January 2, 2012

    There is this huge movement lately for better parenting. Attachment, natural, gentle, connected – call it what you will. It all offers real benefits to parents and caregivers. The concepts of non violence and treating your child like a human being are spot on. I love the ideas behind gentle parenting. A big advocate for treating…

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  • The “Right” Parenting Choice

    December 27, 2011

    I’ll admit that I love being told I’m a good mom or doing a good job raising Bella. Who doesn’t like to hear that? But what I don’t love is when someone tries to congratulate me with a backwards compliment or insult to a working mom. Because that, my friends, really torks my monkey. Like…

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  • 20 Confessions

    October 24, 2011

    Lately I’ve felt very, very keenly how much of a box this blog has put me in. There are things that I have said on here that I feel I can’t get away from. Change my mind on. Display the opposite of. I have always wanted this blog to be a place where anyone can…

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  • Is this the price of writing publicly?

    October 12, 2011

    I’ve posted many times on wanting to be more me on here. More real, more open. More opinionated. Sunday I wrote a post that was straight from my heart, no editing or anything. I set it to publish that next morning and went to bed. In the past 3 days, I’ve learned that when people…

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