I’ve known Wendy since junior-high and we’re now fellow residents of Riverdale, Toronto. Wendy is smart, funny, witty and a very talented writer. Her blog is www.sadinthecity.com and I’m constantly waiting for her next post to be published. I can’t get enough of her writing. She also happens to be the inspiration behind me starting my own blog. I often read her posts multiple times and then re-read them to my husband. This is her most recent post and I just loved it so much, I had to have it on my blog too!
Mothers love to compare labour and delivery stories in some zero-sum one-upmanship of who is really suffering the fallout of Eve’s disobedience. “You think 682 hours of labour is bad? When I gave birth, I walked ten miles to and from the hospital, uphill both ways. Barefoot. In the snow.”
I hope that Mcintosh tasted really good, Eve. Continue reading