My Child Will Never…

My husband and I often joke that we were much better parents before we had children. I can’t speak for anyone else, but I was incredibly idealistic about my anticipated parenthood. The list of “my child will never…” things was long. What I find incredibly amusing now is how many of those things have been…

Go Away, Parenting Guilt

Parenting can be really hard work. It’s worth it, don’t get me wrong. Toddler kisses, playing a game together, helping him stir his own scrambled eggs… I wouldn’t be without these things. But, there’s no time off. Not really. Sure you can go for a coffee or a night away without your child, but it’s…