Recently I came across an article by Erica Jong that is getting a less than positive reaction. The article is entitled Mother Madness and the tagline reads Spend every moment with your child? Make your own baby food and use cloth diapers? Erica Jong wonders how motherhood became such a prison … [Read more...] about There are no bars here.
When I went back to work 14 weeks after Big was born, sending expressed milk to nursery with her was my personal line in the sand. I couldn't stop her crying, I didn't really know how to hold her, and I didn't know what to say, but I knew she was having my milk. So I expressed, daily, even days that … [Read more...] about Lansinoh breast pump and accessories review
I don't do those monthly letter to a baby posts that so many bloggers do. But I've realised that I barely mention soa except in passing, so I thought I would do a post focussing on her as she is right now, or in another month or so I'll have forgotten. She's 10 months old. Adorable, smiley, happy … [Read more...] about She's got the whole world in her hands
Aargh, days are slipping by without blogging again! Tim was away for a couple of nights at the beginning of the week, which cut down drastically on my (evening) computing time. It also meant a convoluted set of logistics for the Monday evening activities - Big was picked up slightly late for her … [Read more...] about AFK
and half a braincell working ;) (so know how you feel Deb!) Soa is currently on her big sister's knee, or trying to crawl up her shoulder. She appears to like crawling up ppl's shoulders. She is a very strong willed baby, who likes to feed frequently, but for some reason, doesn't open her mouth … [Read more...] about Two hands free