Should I have a third child?

The other night, I was reading this depressing article which basically compared a woman to an autumnal gourd.  “There’s no one age where a woman turns into a pumpkin,” the fertility doctor says in the piece. And then goes on to explain there are slight declines in fertility after the age of 35, followed by…

The pillow conundrum

I’m currently washing pillows. Because I had a thought, “How long has it been since I washed our pillows?” And I didn’t know the answer. So I asked Nat. “Um, I don’t know. Have we ever washed them?” he asked. I’m sure we’ve washed them sometime in the last 10 years we’ve been together (actually,…


All by myself….

On anxiety

Anxiety is the thing with … no feathers.