Tag Archives: Motherhood

  1. The Great Prenatal Cover Up – What I Wish I Was Told About Childbirth and Parenting –

    22

    November 19, 2015 by Katia

    6 years later, I still remember how when we got to page 23 of our prenatal class’s guidebook our instructor paused and …
    Continue reading

  2. Nine Things That Second Time Parenting Did To My Body

    35

    August 31, 2015 by Katia

    Back to school is a bit of a witch’s pot overflowing with different, sometimes contradicting ingredients. Last week I wrote …
    Continue reading

  3. Why I Didn’t Watch The Oscars Last Sunday

    27

    February 26, 2015 by Katia

    Dear Award Season, I don’t know who you are anymore. It’s not you. It’s me. *meaningful pause* Okay it’s actually …
    Continue reading

  4. Parental Advice – Yea or Nay?

    9

    February 1, 2015 by Katia

      Last week I put vanity on hold while I shot this selfie to help a friend promote an extremely …
    Continue reading

  5. Sleep Re-Imagined – A Hate Letter to 5am

    20

    January 30, 2015 by Katia

    My kids watch a show called Shape Shifters. A shape shifter can shed its villainous human form and turn into …
    Continue reading

  6. Fun Vs. Fear in Parenting

    14

    December 31, 2014 by Katia

      Last week we had a few of 5 Year Old’s friends over for a viewing party hosted by Netflix …
    Continue reading

  7. Motherhood – Is It Worth It?

    53

    December 12, 2014 by Katia

    “So is it worth it?” asks my colleague somewhat skeptically from across the cafeteria table. We’re sitting on bar stools …
    Continue reading

  8. A Letter to My Kids From Your Newly Working Mom

    57

    November 10, 2014 by Katia

    Dearest boys, Mommy’s hoping to explain something to you, but first she needs to understand it herself, so she’s writing …
    Continue reading

  9. Parenting’s X-Files: The Mysteries of Child Rearing

    33

    October 27, 2014 by Katia

    Imagine the X-Files opening theme. Now imagine me showing you the month of October as a Rorschach ink blot. (creepy, …
    Continue reading

  10. Congratulations, You’re a Bad Cop!

    34

    October 9, 2014 by Katia

      Some time ago I tweeted this: 4 Year Old confirming: mama, YOU’RE the bad cop, right? Well, Four Year …
    Continue reading

Between 2014-2015:

BlogHer '13 Voices of the Year Community Keynote Honoree
Scary Mommy
The Epistolarians

Books:

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 15,947 other followers

No Instagram images were found.

Donate-a-post-iv
mumsnet
Blogarama - The Blog Directory
Finish the Sentence Friday