The Inevitable Truth

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We were once a grown-ass couple. We were independent. We drank, a lot. We dined out, a lot. We spent our money at expensive boutiques. We travelled, a lot. But most of all, we slept in ‘til whatever goddamn time we felt necessary. Then we had a baby… Nowadays I … Read More

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Mommy FYI

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Things Every New Mom Needs to Come to Terms With: There is something about having an infant in the house that requires a mom to consume copious amounts of coffee…tarry-looking strong black coffee. Activities such as eating, showering and getting dressed will become Olympic sports, all done in record times … Read More

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Strollers, and Car Seats, and Swings…OH MY!

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I have always been one of those cynical bastards that mercilessly criticized parents and their over-the-top strollers. I would laugh and snicker as the poor souls stood by their cars tugging and pushing at the contraption every which way. I remember driving by a house in the neighborhood I used … Read More

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No Sleep for the Weary

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Now back to the original purpose of this blog…   My intention is to create a space where I can share my experiences as a first-time mom. I have found that there’s nothing quite like the advice that you receive from those women around you that are going through the same … Read More

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More Observations of a Stubborn Preggo

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July 22, 2012...a walk in the park a day before Matilda was born...

The things you will inevitably feel/go through during those nine long months… Observations of a Stubborn Preggo: Part Deux Am I a bad mother for refusing to completely lose my identity? I’d much rather look at motherhood as one of the many roles of my multi-faceted self… It’s inevitable, you … Read More

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