Life · Raising kids

Truth: I hate taking my kids to the park

If there's one thing I need to do as a parent of young, energetic children, it's to take them to the park for outdoor play several times a week... ... but I just find it so booooring! It makes me feel like a terrible parent but I just have to be honest with myself. No… Continue reading Truth: I hate taking my kids to the park

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A sad but touching story and the ethics of having domestic helpers

My Family's Slave, an article in The Atlantic¬†by Alex Tizon,¬†was doing the rounds on Facebook today and I first saw the link on my uncle's post. I started reading it while waiting for my midwife appointment at the hospital and was riveted from the beginning. I had to stop when she called me in but… Continue reading A sad but touching story and the ethics of having domestic helpers