In an Instant

unconscious child in ER

The moment it happened is frozen in my mind. The loud school bell ringing out the morning call to class — big kids running across the blacktop, trying to get to class before the teacher closes the door. Moms chatting and laughing, making coffee dates and lamenting the pile of laundry waiting for them at […]

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How to Survive Your Teen’s Journey to College

smiling college students

It’s official: My daughter is on the journey to college! Those of you who have followed my blog since the beginning know I’ve been down this road once before. In fact, I started my blog in 2010 as a cheaper-than-therapy option to help myself make it through my son’s senior year of high school — […]

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Baby Love

mom and baby

I want a baby. Not a third baby — and no, I don’t want your baby (nice try, though). I want my baby back. The boy or the girl, it doesn’t really matter at this point. Maybe both of them. Just not at the same time. For the past few months I have been going […]

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