Less Martha, More Matisse

Do you ever feel as if you have to be like Martha Stewart in order to be a good mom? A post written by Defining Motherhood has got me thinking about this question. In Opting Out of Martha Motherhood, the blogger writes about how, somehow along the way, great housekeeping skills have become synonymous with […]

The Maternity Bubble

On Friday mornings, I often go to the gymnastics club for open gym hour with my two boys. It’s perfect when the weather is nasty, as it’s full of entertaining activities for both ages. There are trampolines, balance beams, a rope swing, pull-up bars, hula-hoops, a maze, balls, and soft cushy mats everywhere. Within minutes, […]