Maine-based writer, Sarah Cottrell is parenting, lifestyle, and humour writer. Her work is regularly featured at Scary Mummy and the Bangor Daily News where she oversees the blog network of more than 169 active bloggers. You can find her funny essays in five anthologies, including I Still Just Want To Pee Alone from the New York Time best-selling series. Connect with her on Facebook to keep up with the fun!
There is no such thing as "women's work" in our house. It is “family work.” And our boys, ages 7 and 3, are expected to pitch in and help.
Hint: It involves being completely humiliated by a total stranger and ugly crying in the checkout line.
You know what I mean by baby talk, right? It isn’t just high-pitched gibberish. It also involves obnoxious body language.
Those were fighting words. And, honey, I wasn’t going to back down.
Our third and last child was born six months ago and we've had sex exactly twice since her birth. Judge all you want, but I'm totally happy with that.