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here comes the sun

Having a baby (again) has reminded me that there are many moments in the day when there is nothing to do but nurse – and if you have big hungry babies like I seem to, those moments can sometimes last … Continue reading

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six days

June is my month – not my favourite month (of course, that is October) but June always feels like mine. Even before my birthday, I feel somewhat fastened to this time of year, and the long, easy evenings filled with … Continue reading

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a few of my favourite things

After Ava’s birthday, I stopped thinking of her age in terms of months, except today, when Howard pointed out she’s 15 months old. ‘This time, 15 months ago, we had just moved to the birthing room and you were probably … Continue reading

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The Family Bed

Two mornings ago, when my Amazon delivery brought me a new book on mindful parenting (Everyday Blessings: The Inner Work of Mindful Parenting) I flipped to the chapter on The Family Bed, since I have been thinking (again) about it … Continue reading

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