Category Archives: Motherhood

  1. Seven Love Stories in Seven Days – #4: Stuff

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    September 22, 2016 by Katia

    Last week my preschooler was invited to a birthday party at an indoor playground. I was recovering from one of …
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  2. 40 Objects Moms Serve as

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    September 12, 2016 by Katia

    Food Soother Thermometer White noise machine Educational developmental toy Carrier Vomit receptacle Bridge Mattress Pillow Alarm clock Garbage bin Blackboard …
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  3. The Safety Pin

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    September 7, 2016 by Katia

    On the first morning of kindergarten Daniel’s name tag was missing its safety pin and that threw us both off. …
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  4. The Swimming Lesson

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    August 2, 2016 by Katia

    I sit on the parent bench with my eyes fixated on him, or rather the idea of him. I only …
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  5. Graduating From Limbo – Sponsored Post

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    July 22, 2016 by Katia

    The following post is very personal to me, as I share the story of my fertility journey. It is also …
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  6. The Day My Son’s Favourite Stuffy Became an Inanimate Object

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    June 9, 2016 by Katia

    Blue Bear’s fur is pale blue, its colour and texture immediately categorize him as a washing machine veteran. His tail …
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  7. Typical Phone Conversation Between Two Moms Who Know Each Other Very Well and Have Small Children

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    May 2, 2016 by Katia

    “All mothers are slightly insane” J. D. Salinger *dialing friend’s number* Friend: yeah, hi (side mumble).   Me: cool. Yeah. …
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  8. I Watch and View TV Differently Since Becoming a Mom

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    April 28, 2016 by Katia

    The transition is smooth and seamless. One day you’re amazed to be turning thirty, because that’s officially grownup. You switch …
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  9. Why Putting Me in the “North American Jew” Box Doesn’t Work

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    April 21, 2016 by Katia

    “So, I overheard you say that your son calls his dad Abba?” “Yes, we speak Hebrew at home. I’m from …
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  10. You’re Forty, Now What? Seven Strong Female Leads in Must-Watch Shows

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    March 31, 2016 by Katia

    March is the month when we celebrate International Women’s Day. It is also the month when we celebrate finally catching up …
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