Posts for parenting

Fancy Lady

General/Column August 15, 2016

A perfume ad came on while we were watching tv the other day. Models strutted through a sparse stage set…

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Just a Girl

General/Column August 15, 2016

I’ve hidden my stiletto heels and lipstick and tucked away the push-up bras because she’ll find them. Like an archaeologist…

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When Parents Lie

General/Column August 3, 2016

I remember one morning while breastfeeding my first child at two a.m., I decided to craft a makeshift parenting manifesto…

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I Want to be Kind to My Seven-Year-Old Son

General/Column July 13, 2016

When he plays handball indoors while brushing his teeth. When he knocks down a picture with the ball on the…

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