My Favorite Parenting Quotes

You know the only people who are always sure about the proper way to raise children? Those who’ve never had any. ~Bill Cosby How can you love so much someone who drives you so crazy and makes such constant demands? How can you devote yourself to a vocation in...

Looking for Childcare: Nanny vs. Day Care

In my previous post, I wrote about nanny search sites. When I first went back to work, I put my son in a home daycare. However, he started to show signs of not being happy there after 6 months. Instead of trying another daycare, I decided he needed one-on-one care....

Everything is controversial, and you are a bad mom.

Sometimes it seems like modern motherhood is about keeping the mother insecure and feeling guilty. No matter what you choose, you are wrong, selfish, and abusing your child. Some things women are told are based on complete myths, but they persist as wisdom anyway....

Going to Conferences as a Nursing Mother

May has been very busy conference-wise. There was Word Camp, Web 2.0 Expo, and this week the Lithium Network Conference (LiNC), which I am attending for the first time. I enjoy attending conferences — I love working in the web sector and going to web-related...