April Moments

Maybe, just maybe, telling the story is just as important as the story itself


The collision of three worlds: mothering, breastfeeding and marketing

Occasionally, different pieces of my world collide. Such collisions can be good, bad or just downright interesting. Like when you discover that two long-time friends – one you know from your hometown elementary school and one you met during summer camp in a completely different state – know each other. Or like when you spend […]

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A working mom’s guide to pumping

The title of this post may suggest that I’m going to bore you with the details of how to set up and operate a breast pump. Luckily for you, that is not the case! I breastfed Elliot from birth until he was 16 months old. When I returned to work on his 10-week birthday, I […]


Changes and cheese cubes

So far, adding a child to our family has changed me in the following ways*: I leave dirty dishes in the sink at night. Before Cecilia was born, if there was one chore I always did after putting Elliot to bed and before hitting the sack myself, it was cleaning up the kitchen. Because I […]

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