The New Place: The Living Room

The New Place: The Living Room

Our new place doesn’t get quite as much natural light as the old one. This is a mixed blessing: we used to get so much sunlight that our curtains and other furnishings would fade within months. But it took quite…

Hack My Baby: The Naptime Battles

Hack My Baby: The Naptime Battles

We started Katy on a loose daily routine a few days ago. Or as I’ve subtitled it: the “Hack My Baby” experiment. I was originally dead against the idea of scheduling Katy for one simple reason. If she gets used…

Parenthood, Weeks 10-11

Parenthood, Weeks 10-11

Among my favourite pieces of useful parenting advice is this gem, shared by a few different friends: “Each time you think you’ve figured out a pattern, it’s going to change almost immediately.” I thought we were so close to getting…

The New Place: Katy’s Room

The New Place: Katy’s Room

This is the room I’m most pleased with right now. Not only is everything put away in its place, its main occupant just looks so cute and happy whenever she’s in it. It was a little girl’s room before and…