Motherhood: Creating Peace in Your Home

“When I was little, I wanted to be a writer and a teacher,” I tell her. “But now you can’t do those things,” she replies matter-of-factly. “You have kids.”

To The Moms Who Think They’ve Failed: A Story From The Trenches

“Mom, is it still fall?” The question comes from a little girl growing too old too fast. She’ll be five next month. I’m trying to wrap my head around it. “No, it’s winter,” I reply absent-mindedly. I maneuver the van around a car turning ever-so-slowly on a green light. Why doesn’t he just drive? Patience … Continue reading To The Moms Who Think They’ve Failed: A Story From The Trenches