Mother's Milk Books Blog

Behind the scenes at Mother's Milk

Motherhood and Identity: ‘I am big with wonder’

I’m delighted to be taking part in the Story of Mum virtual tour on the theme of motherhood and identity. Here is what I came up with… Enjoy!

Continue reading
  1790 Hits
  0 Comments
1790 Hits
0 Comments

High Heels and Lipstick

I’m so pleased to be able to share another excerpt from Musings on Mothering. Many thanks to Rachel O’Leary and Rosie Evans for giving me permission to share their contributions over at Story of Mum.

I’ve always thought Rachel’s piece ‘High Heels and Lipstick’ powerful and thought-provoking. Do women compete a lot? Do we make too many assumptions about how we’re coping with the challenges of motherhood compared with other mothers?

If you’re not aware of Rachel’s piece already, do take a moment to read it… the picture she conjures of a mother ‘drowning in isolation’ is so, so vivid.

Feel free to share away. Thank you.

  1818 Hits
  0 Comments
1818 Hits
0 Comments
This website uses cookies. By continuing to use the site, you consent to cookies being used. For more on what information we collect and what we do with it, see our Privacy Policy.
More information Ok Decline