CHILDREN

children age gap

You both know you want a large family, but where do you start? How do you go about planning for one? There is so...
children manners

Good manners and basic etiquette may seem like an aged and dying practice, but it certainly is not. Think for yourself how many times...

BABIES

baby-using-mobile

While scanning a friend’s baby-shower wishlist the other day, I realized how absolutely clueless first-time parents are. Don’t get me wrong, having two kids...
baby-sleeping

Leo was four months old when I realized I had not slept a full night in almost a year.  Between first trimester bathroom breaks,...

PREGNANCY

For many years it was believed that once a woman became pregnant she should just lounge on the couch and rest for hours on...
epidural

(Not intended as medical advice. Please consult your doctor) Should I Get an Epidural? When I was pregnant with Leo, I became fixated on the childbirth...
giving birth

Here’s something no-one really prepares you for. If you’re like me, intensely private, then the idea of giving birth in a hospital can be...