Let’s Talk Motherhood and Sacrifice

What is the biggest sacrifice a woman can make for her family and children? Is it to put on hold her career in order to become a stay-at-home mom and devote all her time and energy to the upbringing of her children? Or is it to miss the unpriceable, non refundable, unique first years of… Continue reading Let’s Talk Motherhood and Sacrifice

Change Is Within Your Reach: Overcoming the Four Month Sleep Regression Stage

“The only constant thing about children is change” is a phrase we often stumble upon when researching topics related to babies, infants or even toddlers. Sadly, what children often tend to change are routines and rituals we worked very hard to establish in first place, but that does not mean you have to give up… Continue reading Change Is Within Your Reach: Overcoming the Four Month Sleep Regression Stage

A Baby Is a Challenge Not a Relationship Cure-All

Every time someone sees a new mom with her baby, their first reflection is “enjoy this stage, it goes by so fast…” Mommy smiles politely and if she’s anything like me answers “it does, doesn’t it?”, gives a gentle kiss to her little one while muttering to herself “what the hell are they talking about!?… Continue reading A Baby Is a Challenge Not a Relationship Cure-All

The Most Common Parent Trap

I think that one of the wildest traps we fall into as parents, is this obsession with not wanting to harm our babies psychologically. I mean we literally tie our own hands with wanting to do everything absolutely right while we know that this is not even humanly possible…  We all have our own “issues”… Continue reading The Most Common Parent Trap

Don’t Be Bullied into Guilt Land! It’s Dark, Cold and Hugs Free

Everyone always asks a new mom, “how did it feel when you brought your little one to the world?”, and everyone always expects magical answers and fairytales about how she instantly fell in love with her beautiful little bundle of joy and how in a split of a second she knew her life had changed… Continue reading Don’t Be Bullied into Guilt Land! It’s Dark, Cold and Hugs Free

So Don’t Throw in the Towel Just Yet…

Before having my first child I always thought I was meant to be a mother, like this is my mission in life, the most important thing I will ever do, and the most natural thing that will ever happen to me… I was convinced I had all it takes to be a great mother, I… Continue reading So Don’t Throw in the Towel Just Yet…