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Girl Drama

My older daughter is turning 12 in two weeks. For those of you that have been there you probably know the signs. Going from 0 to 10 on the freaking out scale for no reason. 883 more words

Random Thoughts

Why I Love Being A Girl Mom 

This morning my one year old daughter threw herself an epic tantrum. I mean it was as though she was possessed. Throwing her body around and screaming at the top of her lungs. 1,319 more words

Loving My Children

What I Want My Daughters To Know

I am blessed to be a mom of girls. Being a girl myself I feel like I have an advantage that my husband doesn’t have when it comes to raising them. 1,021 more words

Loving My Children


We took a break.

The four of us in a little bubble for 10 days.

We traveled.

Saw ones we loved.

Woke up late and enjoyed our new toys. 256 more words


To blink

She went from this

to this

in the blink of an eye.

And this one, just a second ago, was refusing bottles.

Now she’s refusing the squash I make and talking me into getting her a facial. 21 more words


Mental Health and Hormones

This might be an odd topic to discuss, but it’s actually very important in terms of adolescent mental health particularly if there is a biologically-based brain disorder on the table. 563 more words


Parenting my black, immigrant daughter after the election

By Sara Ackerman

The next day, after you wake at 3:30am Eastern Africa Time to watch states turn red and blue, you first think yes, exactly. 883 more words