Tag Archives: motherhood

Words Matter

I think I made clear my feelings, before and after the election of 2016, with no room for ambiguity. Since the inauguration I’ve vacillated between feelings of anger and sadness at what has been transpiring across the country. From backing … Continue reading

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Today is the three year “anniversary” of my first due date. It’s different this year, for sure, with McLovin here. I still feel cheated, I still feel a longing. But the edges are a little smoother, it’s less bitter and … Continue reading

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Thought of the Night

I’ve become a big fan of The Milk Meg. Just enough facts, insight and humor to keep me entertained. SaveSave

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Eight Months

This weekend my little McLovin is eight months old. Two thirds of a year. Eight months has flown by. It never went so fast when we were in the midst of the struggle and felt like we’d never get out. … Continue reading

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McLovin: Six Months

My little man has made it halfway around the sun (and a little further at this point.) He is doing well and being with him is the best part of my days. At his six month visit he weighed in … Continue reading

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Twenty Six

I’ve felt a bit emotional the past week or so, for different reasons. Nothing I care to write about tonight. I’m almost feeling a bit hormonal, but it’s not consistent. At 10:33 PM tonight it will be 26 weeks since … Continue reading

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Sound of Silence

Something strange is happening. Well, not so strange ordinarily – but different for me for the past few months. I am alone in my house. This hasn’t happened since November 15, 2016. The Husband took McLovin to visit his grandparents this … Continue reading

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McLovin: 4 Months

I often struggle when trying to decide how much to share about McLovin on here. What is the line between my story and his story and sharing too much about him? Ten, fifteen, twenty years from now –  would he … Continue reading

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Back to Work

I’ve been back to work a week and a half. I’ve never felt so busy in my life – busy at work trying to catch up on 3+ months of emails. And 3+months of a project which I was spearheading … Continue reading

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Sunday

Today is Sunday, which means I return to work this week. I return to work this week. I have been oddly calm and zen about it until tonight. Tonight we were out to dinner at Longhorn (The Husband’s choice after … Continue reading

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