It's always a bit uncomfortable for me when expectant mothers ask me for advice on what to expect when their new baby arrives. I never know whether to give them the answers they want to hear or to share with them the reality of my early motherhood journey. Let me start out by saying that if your early motherhood experience was beautiful and perfect then I applaud you. That's fantastic! I truly mean that. If however it wasn't/isn't what you expected then this post is for you.
Children across Baltimore County are finishing up their school year today. Parents are already thinking about the next school year, and fretting over vacation and hotel arrangements for the summer. All of this hustle and bustle is happening while a family in Nebraska is making funeral arrangements for their two year old son. If you haven't already heard, a two year old Nebraska toddler lost his life a few days ago. He and his family were enjoying a Disney trip in Florida when
Unless you've been living under a rock, I'm sure by now you've heard about the gorilla incident at the Cincinnati Zoo. A majestic animal named Harambe had to be put down in order to save the life of a child who had wandered away from his family and into the gorilla enclosure. While zoo staff were able to lure most of the gorillas away, one male gorilla became agitated by the crowds' screams and took possession of the little boy, dragging him throughout the enclosure. Sadly, H