As a parent to a 4 ½ -month old I have reached my wits’ end several times. It’s not a constant state of being but it is insidious. In one moment you are completely in love and reveling in the ability to juggle everything, and in the next you are questioning all of the decisions that led you here.

Alexandra Blom lives in Chicago with her husband, son, two dogs, and cat. She is an illustrator and printmaker, massage therapist, and lover of the outdoors and bicycles.