Motherhood

Dear Child of Mine

Dear Child of Mine, As your mother, there are so many things I want you to know about the world, life, yourself and us. Every day I think of something else I want to tell you, things I think are important for you to know. Every day somewhere along the course of the day I… Read More Dear Child of Mine

Motherhood

We Live Here Or Why My House Will Never Be In a Magazine

I can’t begin to tell you the number of times I have worried about someone stopping by my house unannounced. Somewhere along the line, I got the message that anything less than a clean house, like the ones in magazines, made me less of a mom. As if the pristine floors and neatly arranged, carefully… Read More We Live Here Or Why My House Will Never Be In a Magazine