The Quickening

For some reason, I thought pregnancy was supposed to be a wonderful, joyous time...ummm...yeah, no.

innyvinny:

Apparently, the kid likes Big Sean…

He’s three tomorrow.  MY GOD.

livelaughloveatrandom:

mauridianhallow:

beatlesboobsandbulges:

My dad just said: at your age you’ll probably wanna try a lot of things. Boys, girls, being a girl, being a boy, being punk or goth or spunky. And im okay with that. As long as you don’t come home and tell me youre a republican

parents who care

Lmfao

Basically. I may have already given Hoggie this speech. 

(via itsthelesbiana)

edemamemama:

standingintheriver:

Children are not possessions.
Children are not accessories.
Children are not relationship band aids.
They are tiny people with the same amount of feelings as an adult.

But with less capacity to process, express and healthily contain those feelings when necessary.

Be kind to them.

(Source: riverbete, via itsthelesbiana)

thepoetspace:

nomoremrnicespice:

Little dudes with big hair appreciation post. I’m ready for cutting off lil babies hair to not be a thing anymore.

After his 1 year mark haircut, I won’t be cutting my son’s hair until he asks me to.

Let those locks prosper

(via itsthelesbiana)

mariavontraphouse:

There are ppl out here withholding affection from their sons thinking that’s gonna make them men

But what it does is make them grown ass men who can’t handle affection because they never had it before

LEARN FROM THIS

(Source: kemeticballbuster, via foreignqueer)

How to Breastfeed Appropriately

givingmelife:

Here are a few tips that mothers should and need to adopt to help the rest of us feel comfortable.

Tip #1: Use a cover. Every time. There are many fancy ones on the market. Damask. Lace-trimmed. Or how about a swaddling cloth (if it’s good enough to warm the baby Jesus, it’s good enough for your…

Free the boob

(Source: The Huffington Post)

humansofnewyork:

"I don’t want to be the mom that my mom was. I have to be very present all the time, and very watchful of any patterns I might be repeating.""What pattern are you most fearful of repeating?""Shutting him down all the time. Not letting him have a voice."

This is so important

humansofnewyork:

"I don’t want to be the mom that my mom was. I have to be very present all the time, and very watchful of any patterns I might be repeating."
"What pattern are you most fearful of repeating?"
"Shutting him down all the time. Not letting him have a voice."

This is so important