Tags » Growing Up

86. I’ll see you – and raise you a kiss

It’s funny how much scarier it feels to like someone when you’re older.

When you’re young, liking someone is so easy. It’s a walk in the park or a sigh through the cherry blossoms. 522 more words


Turning Eighteen

At dinner last night I gently reminded our daughter about the reality of the situation she would face this morning. Yes, she can now buy alcohol, watch adult movies, buy top shelf magazines, and all the other things – but none of those things are really… 270 more words


Age Appropriate

Jen Doll | Longreads | September 2018 | 20 minutes (4941 words)

In the summer of 2017, when I was 41 years old, I temporarily lost my parents. 5,235 more words


Wendy goes home

It’s not easy for me to be vulnerable like I am in this video. I assume a lot of folks will poke fun or write snarky comments. 503 more words


Demi Grey at 1.5

A couple Several days ago (started this a couple weeks ago and didn’t finish… *sigh), Demi Grey hit the year and a half mark! The development that happens between 1 and 2 years is just a joy to witness. 1,178 more words


Over it.

So he’s being a dick and ghosting. Then tells me he’s trying to get his bearings… so here’s what’s really going on…

He starts to fall , gets super happy… then flips out. 52 more words

Growing Up

Some say he was seen everyday at the same place, standing still… watching over the horizon, waiting for her. No one understood him. Anyone who knew him in town, would call him crazy. 174 more words

Adulting 101