Milk stories pt. I

I’ve been breastfeeding for 26 months (phew!) and I am currently (not right this moment, just in general) tandem-feeding the imps. Throughout all this time and the many litres of milk that I have produced and fed to my kids I’ve never really had an issue breastfeeding in public. I never used a breastfeeding cover …

April Books – Quick Lit

I haven’t managed to read more than 10 pages in a real, printed book ever since imp number 2 was born. I hardly ever have the hands to spare that I would need to hold a book and flip a page, heck I often can’t even move out from under the babyandtoddlermountain to reach the …

No phone zone

Husband and I suck. We spend way too much time on our phones (though considering that he’s Israeli he’s really quite good at turning his phone silent and putting it aside) and we take them with us everywhere. He is worse than I am, which he will deny, but he’ll also deny that about housekeeping …

Parenting myth: spoiling a baby

Imp 2 was born at home. We had a list of things we needed to buy and organise. Honestly, if that list had been your only clue, I’m not sure if your mind had jumped to home birth or murder. We needed plastic foil and large rubbish sacks and a whole manner of suspicious things. …

The Origin Story

Yesterday I asked my snotty toddler if she would like a tissue. She said ‘no,’ grabbed my shirt, and blew her nose with it. I laughed and wanted to tell this little story to someone – as proud mothers are want to do. But I deleted my twitter account to be more present and everyone …