You see said baby and think to yourself, “Yeah, I could do this. Look at these little feet. And toes. And oh my god – did she just poop herself?”
The way I think about biology is that I want to write an anatomy book but all the parts of my body are just labeled “something for you to forgive.”
Because I’m mom, and I said so.
Siblings are built in friends you occasionally want to punch in the face. How is it that on one hand, you’d take a literal bullet for them, and on the other, you want them to JUST SHUT UP, PLEASE WOULD YOU BE QUIET???!
Here’s to the girls who aren’t ready to settle just yet.
When Leah Dalton was born in South Korea, her biological parents faced a tough decision. They wanted their daughter to have a better life—so, when Dalton was 18 months old, she was adopted by a family in Breckenridge, Minnesota.
If you haven’t heard of “stealthing,” you’re one of the lucky ones. Vice called it a “movement”; USA Today called it a “sex trend.” I call it an “act of human violation.”
If Father’s Day leaves you feeling lonely and reminds you of what you do not have, you are not alone. Remember who and what you do have, and know that “fathers” don’t have to be biological and they don’t have to be men.
In general, introverts are not afraid of interacting with others; they simply prefer to spend time alone.
Sometimes the best time to tackle your to-do list is when you are willing to do literally anything other than write!