Posts Tagged ‘mother’

What I’ve Learned About Being a Woman From My “Tom Boy” Daughter

Monday, March 3rd, 2014
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Today is my daughter’s birthday. For 9 years, she has been challenging my understanding of what it means to be a woman. Here is what I’ve learned from her so far.

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On Trusting My Teenager

Friday, December 14th, 2012
Into the Wild

As my son becomes a teenager, I’m trying to figure out how to have faith in him, because I know how much I’ve appreciated that from my own mom.

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Today I Am A Good Mom

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012
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I’m not afraid of parenthood anymore.

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Perfect

Friday, April 8th, 2011

You’re so mean When you talk About yourself, you were wrong Change the voices in your head Whenever I hear those lyrics, I think about my mother. She’s constantly telling me not to say mean things about her daughter. And then I think of my own daughter. Pretty, pretty please Dont you ever, ever feel [...]

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If Nancy Can Do It, So Can We

Wednesday, March 9th, 2011

People have asked me why my family and I are going on this crazy adventure. What gave us the idea to sell all of our stuff and try traveling full time? I was inspired to try something crazy by people who were already doing the impossible. I first heard about the Vogel family in July. [...]

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