** A collection of articles and other fun stuff from around the web. Mostly dealing with babies, parenting, moms, etc. But not always. **

Notes from a Dragon Mom (“Parenting, I’ve come to understand, is about loving my child today. Now. In fact, for any parent, anywhere, that’s all there is.” Read this, and have a box of tissues at your side.)

Transporter of delight: Happiness is in your DNA; and different races may have different propensities for it (fascinating; and also, I wonder what this means about Addie’s chances?)

Sleep disruption for breastfed babies is temporary (this didn’t seem possible when she was only three months old, but now that she’s sleeping through the night and napping great, I can attest that this is true. thank. god.)

12 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Had a Toddler (trying to prepare myself for toddler Adeline… it’s coming so soon…)