Jewish Journal

  • (Over)sharing:  Postpartum Depression

    By Sarah Tuttle-Singer

    December 21, 2010 | 1:01 pm

    Before my daughter was born, I assumed that as soon as I held her in my arms for that first magical time, we’d have a Hallmark moment: She would settle down and coo, I would smile like the beatific Earth Mama I’ve always wanted to be, and we would fall in love.

    It was supposed... read on

  • The good (enough) mother

    By Sarah Tuttle-Singer

    December 17, 2010 | 4:32 pm

    Lately, I’ve been spending a lot of time writing about what a great mama I am… while I conveniently ignore my two children.

    While M pulls on my leg and says “Boob Mama? Boob Mama?” and Little Homie beats the shit out of his toy xylephone, and the dishes stay piled high in the sink... read on