The Other Mothers Blog

Accepting Failure and Moving On

Well, I did it for three days in a row. That’s something, right? Being a parent isn’t easy. Things happen. Babies are time-consuming. It’s not about the results, it’s about the journey. The great...

The Change Up

Like most parents, I’m learning as I go. I learned a new lesson today, and I think it’s a good one. It comes down to this: If you don’t like the way something is...

Why are laughing babies so funny?

My daily post today consists of one thing: This hysterical laughing baby, gleefully braying itty bitty laughter while he helps rip up some paper with Daddy. Have you had a bad day? Watch this...

What is it you want?

Is it food? Are your new teeth hurting your gums? Are you bored? Are you having growing pains? Is your stomach upset? Did you hurt yourself? Did I? Why are you crying? What magic...

All the Small Things

Becoming a parent has helped me to really appreciate all of the small pleasures in life. Like, finishing a meal before being interrupted by a needy baby. Or, taking a long shower. Waking up...