Posts Tagged ‘parenthood’

Today I Am A Good Mom

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

I’m not afraid of parenthood anymore.


On Becoming More Than Not My Mother

Monday, February 21st, 2011

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 [...]


Parenting: when you’re doing it wrong

Sunday, August 22nd, 2010

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 [...]