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2013 Week 41: Ninety minutes of me-time

When you start birthin’ babies, all the books tell you, all your friends tell you, strangers on the street who stop you to ooh and ah at your babies tell you, you may even tell yourself, to find some mommy … Continue reading

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Week 11 update: Taming lions

In my last post, Lions and tigers and nap time, I left you all with my grand intentions of getting out of the house, even if that meant messing up Sophie’s nap time. Scary stuff. Her naps did get messed … Continue reading

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Just for fun: Onsies for Mom, etc.

We must get about half a forest worth of junk mail every day. I rarely look at the stacks of sale papers except to bind them for recycling. But the other day, I thumbed through a mailer and found some … Continue reading

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Week 7: I’ll feel guilty on Sunday

I feel guilty that: Sophie’s not getting good enough sleep. That she doesn’t have a consistent eating schedule. I don’t work out enough. My language deficiencies are staggering. I don’t cook enough, clean enough or get out of the house … Continue reading

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Politics, Religion and Sleep

Sleeping like a baby. Look how sweet. What no one told me, no one wrote about in all the pregnancy books (or maybe I just glossed over it in my excitement to read about baby clothes and strollers), is babies … Continue reading

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