Vicki Murphy is the author of MotherFumbler (the book and the blog) where she chronicles her misadventures in motherhood. She is an advertising creative director at m5 and a commentator at CBC.ca on the subject of taxidermy (just kidding, it’s about parenting duh). She lives in St. John’s with her husband, kids, dog, dust bunnies, and more than twenty Lego minifigures.
“But the reality of leaving my baby when she’s about to be an actual walking, talking person, to spend more than half of my waking hours with people I care way less about, is just not right.But most of us do it. “