I realize that my experience as a parent and therefore knowledge of parenting is considerably limited (about 4 months worth) BUT I also realize that the further removed you get from pregnancy, birth, caring for a newborn, etc. - the more you forget how difficult it was, and the more often you say things like [...]
Back to Work
Monday I go back to work. I've been putting off writing those words, and this post for two reasons. For one, because I can't type while holding a baby and right now I pretty much refuse to put Mia down. And two, because just writing about going back to work makes me cry and yesterday [...]
Bringing Home Baby
This Sunday Mia will be a month old. Holy shit is all I have to say about that. I can't believe 4 weeks have already flown by - and more distressing, that only 6 weeks are left until I have to go back to work. I really thought I was going to be able to [...]
Welcome to the World Baby Mia!
I've been thinking about writing this post for a few days now - and besides the obvious reasons for the delay (breastfeeding, changing diapers, breastfeeding, changing diapers...also breastfeeding and changing diapers) I've been putting it off because it seems literally impossible (even for a copywriter) to put into words the experience of birthing a child. [...]