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Transitioning back to work after maternity leave

Maternity leave is over and you’re thrust back into the workforce; attempting to deal with 3 months worth of crap piled on your desk and the painful heartbreak of being away from your baby for the first time in a year. 951 more words

Pregnancy / Post-partum

Sunset Yesterday Photography

Yesterday my 12 year old daughter and I were out shopping for bunny food at Walmart. This bunny is so spoiled that he will only eat this particular kind of bunny food. 200 more words


At home vs working moms

I Love this! I am a stay at home mother of 3 and my best friend is a working mother of 2 with a very high powered job that includes lots of hours and travel. 36 more words

Say What?

February 2015

We were in the car, a mere five minutes from home, when Mack decided to lose his… er, mind… last week.

I understood where he was coming from: he’s been sick for more than two weeks, with a new virus causing daily fever spikes of 102; he had a too-short nap; and after waiting patiently in a surprisingly long line at Jamba Juice for smoothies ( 1,640 more words


How to be idle and blessed

Next to the rocking chair in Baby Julian’s room sits a pile of children’s books. I pick from them at random and read him bedtime stories as he tries to eat the pages. 407 more words


No regrets

Yesterday, I put my professional self out on a limb.

I have never really wanted to be a full time stay at home mom, and I still don’t, though I enjoyed my maternity leave with my second  517 more words