Posts Tagged ‘parenthood’

The Bleacher Years

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Concession stand dinners, hours in the bleachers, and a pile of cleats by the front door. And it’s grand.

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Today I Am A Good Mom

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I’m not afraid of parenthood anymore.

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On Becoming More Than Not My Mother

I think that, for many of us, parenthood is just as much about our childhoods as it is about our children. It’s the great do-over, the chance to right all the wrongs of our mothers and fathers. To be honest, I think adulthood – whether you choose to raise a child or not – can […]

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Parenting: when you’re doing it wrong

I read somewhere that you’re not supposed to take your child’s behavior personally.  We’re not supposed to see the decisions they make or don’t make as a reflection of who we are.  After all, they are their own people. But we all know this is bullshit. How many times do we tell parents that they […]

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