All in the family
June 19, 2015
I was surprised when my son invited me to the creative writing class presentation. This from a kid who, over the years, has stood in my home office surrounded by boxes of my books and declared, “Mom, I don’t know how you can be a writer. I hate writing.”
June 8, 2015
“Calm down” doesn’t calm anyone down. It dismisses their feelings and concerns.
May 6, 2015
You’re being raised to believe that girls can do anything and boys don’t have to do everything.
April 27, 2015
Remember feelings aren’t wrong, even if they annoy you. Feelings aren’t wrong. Feelings are feelings.
April 22, 2015
Or maybe this Mom’s Time with the Kids Doesn’t Matter study if the very one we’ve been waiting for…
April 7, 2015
So we go about the business of making memories, Instagramming and Facebooking them along the way as proof that we are excellent modern parents.
March 31, 2015
I read Bill Gates’ “The Road Ahead,” the Microsoft CEO’s manifesto about the “Information Superhighway,” which is 90’s-speak for “the interwebs.”