Posts Tagged ‘teenage years’

On Trusting My Teenager

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.


I Called Because He’s Dying

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After five years without speaking to one of my parents, I finally had a reason to pick up the phone.


Is This The Key to Self Esteem?

Yesterday, I spent about 30 minutes of my work day in a live web chat talking about cheerleading with Varsity and The Motherhood. Oh, yes, I did. One – I was paid to participate and promote the talk beforehand via Twitter, etc. Two – I used to be a cheerleader and I loved it. I […]