Category: Guest Post

On saying no

An old post from when I was the stay-at-homer, just after Segundo was born: I think of myself as a much better parent than I actually am. In the past when I saw frustrated mothers wrenching the arms of petulant children in the aisles of grocery stores, I shook my head disapprovingly and thought how I would do it differently,… Read more →

On being alone

Now that we have kids, there are seldom times when I am purely alone. There are always merely seconds before someone is coming through a door or waking from a nap or else there is the sound of them from another part of the house, in the process of needing something. Even when they are asleep, James and I are… Read more →