July Monthly Archives

Sleep Training: A Love/Hate Story

What: Sleep training. Fuuuuuck. Like vaccines and introducing solid foods, there are schools of thought on this one. Some people think it’s damaging to the baby, or to the parent-child relationship; some people think it’s just another milestone in infancy, …

The Mama Syllabus

Building on the post earlier this month where I both wrote about the importance of building a motherhood syllabus that works for you, as well expounded the virtues of Facebook and Pinterest as link-savers, here are some articles, sites, and …

The Tiniest Things: Six Months

Babies change at the speed of light. They double their birth weight within a few months of being born, they learn new skills practically daily, and even the fundamentals outlines of their bodies change—teeth sprouting from gummy smiles, heads getting …

Mamas, Build Your Own Church

I just spent the last three hours cleaning out my Saved Links on Facebook (do y’all know about this? It’s basically the best part of Facebook for me these days), and a full one-third of the articles and links I’d …