“Rude. Not answering.”
You’re suddenly ten times more productive—when you CAN be.
As mothers and fathers of sons, it’s time that we stop treating sexual assault as something only parents of daughters have to worry about.
What color is my newborn baby’s poop supposed to be?
Quality Time: You’re the mom who shows up.
Being a new mom is really about a subtle, permanent shift in perspective. It’s about making room within your identity for being a mother on top of everything else.
Against my better judgment, I’ve always held out hope you’d come around; wishing that one day you’d suddenly want to be a key part of my life and show me the love I so desperately craved.
Contrary to the depraved characterization of stepmothers universally, I have been raised by one who epitomizes compassion and affection, embodies every imaginable virtue attributed to motherhood. I can’t bring myself to match the word ‘mother’ to any other face.
My father taught me one woman will never be enough for anyone. My father taught me to become a paranoid mess.
I’m the mom who wants to slay all your dragons and breathe fire on anyone who dares to hurt you.