Monthly Archives: August 2013

Trying to figure out a pseudonym

Before we got pregnant, we’d chosen a name for the baby. We wanted a gender neutral name, spent a good while looking over the options and settled on one we both liked. Then, somewhere in the 2nd trimester, we decided … Continue reading

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Labeled Parenting

  I’m not opposed to labels. They’re valuable and have a very real place. Labels help sum things up so you don’t have to explain yourself every time you want to have a conversation about something. Labels help you find … Continue reading

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How terrible it is for our children to be like us

There’s a used book store not too far from where we live, a really amazing, huge one- and most of the children’s books are $1 each. We went the other day to check for school books, look for the series of parenting … Continue reading

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Baby Weight

I’m generally not super freaked out about my weight. I admit, this is in part because I’m lucky enough to naturally not be fat without too much effort.  Even if I were fat, if I were actually healthy I probably … Continue reading

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