Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

It’s been about six weeks of self-quarantine (or 60: Time is a flat circle and I don’t count days anymore). Our household is slowly settling into a routine. We’re making handmade pasta, we’re feeding the sourdough, we’re sliding into insanity and spending too much time on puzzles. I’ve really embraced this time to be my best, most productive self.

Just kidding. I hate it here. Here’s a day in my current life. I hope you can relate.

I created an emergency kit for when I’m feeling down. Here’s what’s in it.

On my worst days, I really need to be reminded of how much I am loved

A (far from complete) list of the roles moms play

Moms aren’t just caretakers, but jills of all trades, masters of everything

As a former foster parent, am I a mom — or something else?

Regardless of the title, I’m happy to just be part of my child’s chosen family