May 14th, 2010

Mom’s Stuff: Another Mother’s Day has come and gone, and I still find it strange when people tell me “Happy Mother’s Day.”  Sometimes I think I feel like a parent, but don’t always feel like a “mom.”  I think part of this is the fact that I don’t have the primary child-care responsibilities in our … More May 14th, 2010

April 10th, 2012

Mom’s Stuff: I have entered the third-trimester of this pregnancy with a vengeance.  At my last visit to my mid-wife I detailed all the aches and pains and exhaustion I have been feeling and she pretty much said “yeah, that is because you are pregnant.”  I’m sure a bit of this is a rose-colored view … More April 10th, 2012

June 1st, 2010

Mom’s Stuff: Like most women I know, I have always found fault with my body, and I have often felt like I just needed to lose that “last” five pounds. When I was pregnant I worked out religiously up until month seven with the goal of not only staying in shape, but also being able … More June 1st, 2010