Motherhood

Navigating the World of Baby Gear

I originally wrote this back in October (days before going into labor 2 weeks earlier than I expected) and never had a chance to post it.  Now that I have a 2 month old, I can definitely say that my pre-fifth-baby self was spot on. It's almost like I'd had 4 children already and knew… Continue reading Navigating the World of Baby Gear

Motherhood, Thoughts

Necessity Is A What Now?

We've all heard the phrase "Necessity is the mother of invention", but have you ever sat down and thought about it? Why is it "mother" and not "father" of invention? Was the dad too busy? Who decided to foist the responsibility off on mom? Was it a guy who thought we weren't doing anything anyway?… Continue reading Necessity Is A What Now?