Posts for Toddlers to Teens

The Unraveling: Parenting a Preschooler with OCD

Toddlers to Teens December 22, 2017

The sky is low, heavy gray threatening more rain. On the pavement my four-year-old son Theo thrashes. It’s afternoon, and…

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Boxer in Rain

Toddlers to Teens December 18, 2017

I hesitate. The moment is a gift to myself, a spoonful of hope and a split-second daydream. From my phone,…

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Delivery Girls

Toddlers to Teens December 18, 2017

It is Christmas morning; after we open stockings, we zip our girls into their matching Hanna Anderson snow jackets and…

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Tender Grit

Toddlers to Teens December 18, 2017

My tiny wild daughter refuses pink chalk drawing sidewalk roses holds no magic for her not when a street puddle…

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