Alone to Confident: Parenting Outside of the Mainstream

Parenting Outside of the Mainstream

When my oldest child was born, I hid.  I kept secret the fact that we shared a bed, that I breastfed him almost around the clock and that I never, ever accepted his crying as necessary. The message from those around me was clear; Continue reading Alone to Confident: Parenting Outside of the Mainstream

Dear Mom and Dad: A Letter From Your Baby

We can never be prepared for parenthood.  We can think of things from our baby’s perspective though as is shared here in A Letter From Your Baby. Welcome  to Our Muddy Boots!  Please like our Facebook page, follow us on Continue reading Dear Mom and Dad: A Letter From Your Baby

Learning To Know You: A Letter To My Son

Dear Owen, Yesterday we went swimming.You, your dad, Sydney and I. You had been asking for all of us to go for days.  You have been taking lessons and are doing so well, and you love being in the water Continue reading Learning To Know You: A Letter To My Son