I desperately wanted my kids to have an easier time dealing with the world than I did. But they’ve taught me so much.
Dear Mom: As a kid, I always thought it was funny that you didn’t get caught up in the hoopla that came with Mother’s Day.
Sleep is a natural function that is necessary for a healthy, productive and happy life. Don’t judge me – I sleep when the baby sleeps.
The forest was quiet. And then I heard you. “You’re so brave, Elsie. Elsie, you’re so brave.” You were just thinking, out loud. Your inner voice apparent.