Category Archives: Mothering Community

My BIG little man

  My son has been three for almost two months now, and for a while it did not seem like much had changed since he was two.  We had a big birthday party for him and celebrated his day, but other than that life has continued as normal.  There did not seem to be any …

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Whatever happened to bedside manner?

I am not a hypochondriac.  I am a healthy person, and I do not visit the doctor for every little thing. However, I am very much a “what if” kind of person.  I am also pretty in-tune with my body so I seem to notice every twinge, ache and spasm that occurs. There is also …

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Yes, that screaming child is my son.

They say it takes a village to raise a child; however I believe this phase is obsolete. Since most people in the Western world no longer live in small hunter-gathering villages this is no longer an option. While I love the idea of people helping each other in the challenging task of child rearing, I …

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