On Motherhood and Suffering

Gabriel is in a phase where he’s up for the day before 5:30AM. For me, the “marmotte” of the family, that is supremely hard. We’ve gotten into a groove where I go in and nurse him and sort of doze off, then he’s done and plays around his room with some toys while I can…… Continue reading On Motherhood and Suffering

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Newborn Musings and a Photo Shoot

Caring for a newborn — particularly of the extra demanding, sleep-despising variety, as our babies tend to come to us — is challenging, to say the least. ⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣ The warm fuzzies wore off after a few days home and gave way to numb exhaustion… our older kids are emotionally tapped out and constantly bickering, when…… Continue reading Newborn Musings and a Photo Shoot