(Part of this series is here: The Asbestos Pause)
(And here: Decluttering to live tiny)
The Spinoff Parents
The Tinder Stork – a four-part series on using Tinder to find a sperm donor.
This incredible story of a lesbian mother’s resilience and triumph in the face of overwhelming heartbreak and infertility.
Offbeat Home and Life
When Kids Books Go Bad – a silly-but-serious look at the Mr Men and Little Miss books and the messages they teach our kids
Brilliant + Amazing
The Prime Miniature – on Jacinda Ardern and baby Neve Te Aroha, an opinion piece / memoir about motherhood and powerful women.
Mothering In The Old Boys’ Club – a stranger who bought me a computer, a genius orphan, and a bloody accident at architecture school.
(Wellington and Hutt Valley Community Law Centre)
The jury wants blood under the fingernails – Content note: this piece on sexual assault contains descriptions of assault and the police and forensic process in some detail.
Doing the squiggly writing – on studying as a mother.