Photo Ready

I've done 10 days of yard work in a row.  This is significant for me.  As in, "one for the record books, isn't anyone paying attention to how much yard work I've done in 10 days" note-worthy.  Especially considering yard work for me is motivated by guilt or shame. Guilt:  when hubby, who routinely works … Continue reading Photo Ready

Mommy Brain, Extended Version

Urbandictionary.com defines "mommy brain" as "the phenomenon known to mothers where their brains become a useless pile of goo after being around their children too long." An article on WebMD in October of 2010 posits that motherhood may actually trigger brain growth.  The article quotes Pilyoung Kim, PhD, a developmental psychologist and post-doctoral researcher at … Continue reading Mommy Brain, Extended Version