Posts for children

Playground One

Toddlers to Teens October 21, 2019

My daughter waltzes with water             gently cups the stream with trembling hands.             Not missing a beat (one two three…

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In Mother Words Blog October 18, 2019

My baby just left on a class trip for five days to a farm in the Catskills with her teachers…

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General/Column August 19, 2019

The ends don’t meet in the middlewith the tax man tugging on one sideand the kids jumping rope with the…

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On Leaving My Child With A Fully Capable, Perfectly Lovely Professional Childcare Provider

General/Column June 17, 2019

I leave my child with a stranger and deny what my heart wants to shout. My hands shake as they…

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