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Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Tag: Parent Life

Darkest Before Dawn

It’s Always the Darkest Before Dawn

There’s an old adage that says “it’s always darkest before dawn.” I’m not sure of the scientific accuracy of this statement as I try to...
You're not alone : Being an Mom in the Teen Years

You’re Not Alone: Being a Mom in the Teen Years

It’s 9:30pm. I am sitting alone in my house. It’s very quiet if you ignore the cat that is writhing around at my feet,...
Arriving in Chicago

Diary of a College Move-In

As it always is at this time of year, my Facebook feed is jammed with first day of school photos and “I can’t believe...
What Are Good Moms

Qualities of a Good Mom

I’ve been thinking about this whole good mom thing a lot lately. I have good kids…for the most part. But it’s been a long...