All in the family
June 20, 2014
But in my house, this is no longer our summer break. This is my kids’ break.
June 18, 2014
You’re there, yet again — my fourteenth summer break as a mother. And I just want to say, I love/hate you.
June 4, 2014
It felt like I’d accused my little sister of something she didn’t do, publicly, to all the other moms we know.
June 2, 2014
It looked like it belonged in a Parents magazine spread.
May 21, 2014
Our society has accepted as conventional wisdom that children have superior powers to work through emotional trauma on their own.
April 29, 2014
I wondered how I’d ever get them ready to leave home if I couldn’t even leave home for three seconds.
April 24, 2014
You held the older child’s hand tightly with one hand and pushed the stroller with the other, even popping a wheelie in an attempt to keep Houdini in his seat.