Category Archives: Daughters
For those 1/2 my age with more than twice the living and learning yet to do. 21 Secrets for your 20s | Paul Angone | All Groan Up. Related post: Know any 20-somethings?
Middle-aged mom is looking for a local 20-something girl to spoil. The lucky applicant will have access to daily doses of k cups, free internet access, and leftovers in ready-to-go Tupperware containers. Said applicant must be willing to call me (or at least … Continue reading
Rule #1 “Love her mom. Treat her mother with respect, honor, and a big heaping spoonful of public displays of affection. When she grows up, the odds are good she’ll fall in love with and marry someone who treats her … Continue reading
I have a sister. A twin sister, who knocked my front teeth out with a desktop phone, (in the era when they still made those rotary communication tools …and during the era when my sister was still young and sneaky enough to get … Continue reading
I spent the day after Christmas doing some shopping for my practical daughter who insisted that bargain hunting for her gifts would not offend her at all. We are a practical family; my daughters have certainly taken on the thrifty … Continue reading
“If you bungle raising your children, …I don’t think whatever else you do- matters very much” - Jackie Kennedy Related articles The easiest way to mess up your child (psychologytoday.com)
Why do we have to wait (so darn long) for wisdom? Life, love, and even death…they would all be so much easier to navigate if only we were born with a gene that allowed us to ‘know then what I know now.’ We … Continue reading