May 17th, 2012

Mom’s Stuff: I recently turned 30.  I think this would have felt like more of a milestone if I hadn’t spent the last five years of my work life telling people that I was in my “early thirties” in an attempt to seem more like a “real” teacher and legitimate professional.  Still, enough people have … More May 17th, 2012

April 26th, 2010

Mom’s Stuff: As I work on finishing up my synthesis project for my master’s I have noticed a shift in how I am thinking about being a mom. When LP was just three weeks old I was lucky enough to have my mother-in-law here for a weekend, and I was able to escape baby duty … More April 26th, 2010