Motherhood

When You Skip The Third Trimester

I was not a cheerfully glowing pregnant lady.  Don’t get me wrong, by the second trimester I looked fanfuckingtastic, like I was sneaking a well-inflated basketball…

Missing Breastfeeding Words

The first few weeks postpartum were, shall we say… leaky. My eyes, my boobs, everything. To complicate matters I found myself struggling to describe to…

What I’ve Learned So Far (10 Week Edition)

There are a ton of blog posts out there that gently (and not so gently) offer advice to moms of newborns. We like this one from Liz because she hacks through the bullshit and offers some straight-forward down to earth advice for the masses. (And seriously, baby smiles FTW!)

5 Ways Being a Mom Made Me a Grownup

When I think about my personality before I had kids I wonder how I kept myself alive, let alone thought I could sustain a tiny life. Brianna’s guest post discusses the ways we’re forced to change after we have kids. (I still think moms should regularly receive standing ovations…)

I Am So Over the Babymoon

Of course, a baby moon isn’t logistical or financially possible of everyone. But for those of you who are considering it, please heed Ali’s hilarious warnings.