Confessions on Mom Guilt and the Deadline for More Children

Confessions on Mom Guilt and the Deadline for More Children

I confess--it's not that I don't love being a mother or love my child, but as it turns out I am not a baby person. Maybe I am, or perhaps I'm somewhere in-between. I'm not sure. Either way, everyday is filled with guilt. And then also totally contentment--which also makes me feel guilty. Motherhood is a very conflicting experience!

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Four Categories of Motherhood

Four Categories of Motherhood

Truth be told, I hated being pregnant. Like, hated it so much that The Beau and I still go back on forth about whether we will have more children. I know we'll have at least one more--probably--but not yet--maybe--of course--well, who knows. And yes, pregnancy is just one small detail to a lifetime of joy from a child, but our child is also 2.5 years old. She is yelling at me at this very moment, because the Roku from which I am streaming Sesame Street keeps pausing to reload--the end of the world for a toddler. So yes, a "joy."

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