Monthly Archives: March 2012

What if the newest “must-have” baby item was simplicity?

I read a lot of mommy blogs. I read a lot of posts by other mothers, new clueless mothers (much like myself) desperateView full post »

Responsible hedonism and finding bliss…

Because doing good feels good too. Hedonists have been considered historically as being self-absorbed egotists whoView full post »

Something borrowed, something blue?

When Bo was a mere 48 hours old, we bathed her for the very first time in the hospital. After her bath the midwifeView full post »

Good Baby/Bad Baby

Who, me? What the hell is a good baby? More to the point, is there such a thing as a bad baby? I’m not sureView full post »

Bo-ventures V.1

Before her dad returned to Indonesia, we took our Bo exploring around Sydney for a bit of a taste of the Australian wayView full post »

the life of the newborn (parent)

I may have been a little over ambitious when I decided what I was going to achieve this year. With work, my mastersView full post »

For the love of a Doula…

this stunning painting is a work by artist Sandy Bigara After experiencing pregnancy, labour, childbirth and thoseView full post »

Just us two…

photo by Kate Heaslip Photography Today I did what I hope will be the hardest thing I will ever truly have toView full post »

the culture of sleep…

I was very well read during pregnancy. Living in a remote village gave me a lot of time to think about my body, myView full post »