More Than My Sons’ Mother

More Than My Sons’ Mother

I’ve thought about this a lot since becoming a mom. I want to be more than my sons’ mother. No, it’s not dissatisfaction with my life. Quite the opposite: I want to take the deep love I feel from being my sons’ mother and share it with the...
Be Kind To Yourself

Be Kind To Yourself

I’ve been wanting to write again, but I’ve been stuck. Today I felt slightly unstuck so I Googled and found 30 Journal Prompts To Write About During Social Distancing. It seemed like a good place to start, so here we are. Day 1: What is something kind I...
Easy Ways To Promote Literary At Home

Easy Ways To Promote Literary At Home

Our daycare lady thanked me recently for all my efforts to promote Little Dude’s literacy skills. (At 3, he can recognize more than half his letters most days, and is now working at daycare on associating the correct sound with each letter.) I was proud and happy, but...