Why I’m Not Afraid to Raise My Kids in this World

I’ve recently seen a lot of posts from other moms expressing their concern for the world in which their children are growing-up.  “What kind of world am I bringing my kids into?” “How can I keep them safe in a world like this?” “I fear for my children’s futures.”  I am not denying that we […]

It’s All About the Ice, Baby

My post this week was initially titled “Mommy Masochism,” and was meant to explore all the unspoken hardships of raising a toddler AND a newborn.  You see, in my experience, nobody talks about these very real struggles: the tantrums, the demands, the selective hearing and undermining of authority we moms experience when simultaneously trying to […]