Vivien Stembridge

This is a blog about my life as a mother of two beautiful young children.

I am a breastfeeding advocate, attachment parenting enthusiast, left-wing believer. Defender of children's rights.

I blog about whatever it is that I feel passionate about at the time- sometimes funny, sometimes serious, always from the heart.

My New Blog

Hi everyone!!!I really appreciate your visit. My blog is in the process of moving- I would be so happy if you would stop by! ...more

Nurture Photography Fall Challenge - Purple/ Halloween

After missing last week’s challenge, I was so anxious to join in again ....more

Nurture Photography Fall Challenge - Purple/ Halloween

After missing last week’s challenge, I was so anxious to join in again ....more

On Becoming a Working Mom

After a long period of searching and applying, I finally found a job! Tomorrow I will be completing my second work week and it’s incredible how different my life is from just two weeks ago ....more

Nurture Photography Fall Challenge - Orange/Warmth

After my first week back at work, I am exhausted and truly happy that it is the weekend ....more

I Wanna Quit the Newspaper!

Photo by helloyou, ...more

A Week Without Facebook

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Nurture Photography Fall Challenge - Yellow/Light

This is the second week Live and Love Out Loud and Bumbles & Light  are hosting their Nurture Photography Fall Chall ...more

The Effect of Being a Stay at Home Mom on Career

[Editor's Note: You know deep down that you want to stay at home with your kids (at least while they are younger). Yet you worry about the effect it might have on your career. Here's an insider look at some of the effects of staying home has on one mother's career. - Paula G] ...more