Days Like This
July 10, 2014
As long as fathers continue to act as though parenthood is something to contribute to when they can, it will stay that way.
July 6, 2014
Parenting teens in the summer is like having cats: Just put out some food and maybe they’ll show up.
June 25, 2014
There you are making my life easier back when my boys were little and the summer days were long, and I just needed to get through another dripping hot day and buy some pancake mix without a meltdown or a scene.
June 23, 2014
Since my kids were little, I have been a stay-at-home mom and a work-at-home mom, but now I am a sometimes-commutes-to-New York City-mom.
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.