motherhood, Mothering, Newborn, Parenthood, Parenting, Poem, Poetry

To my daughter

To my daughter, You are neither a "Mary" nor an "Eve." You can be whomever you damn well please. Every turn in your journey is your choice. Never feel the need to apologize for your voice. You are not a damsel in distress And you're not here to clean up someone else's mess. Do not… Continue reading To my daughter

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Breastfeed, Humor, motherhood, Mothering, Newborn, Parenthood, Parenting, Self care, Uncategorized

Mama’s Milk Makin’ Muffins

If you're a breastfeeding mama or a support person for a breastfeeding mama, you know just how much work goes into producing enough milk for the babe. A large part of the process is mama's self care in the form of nutrition. Enter "Mama's Milk Makin' Muffins!"

Breastfeed, Humor, motherhood, Parenthood, Parenting, Self care, Uncategorized

Midnight Me Time

I used to be so perplexed at my momma watching nonsense at midnight, in the dark, alone. Now? Now, I totally understand exactly why she's forgoing sleep at midnight to watch some silly show even though she has to get up and crush the day at 6am.