Posts for daughter

What We Choose to Forget

In Mother Words Blog December 13, 2019

“Why did you just tell her that?” my partner asked me as we finished up a conversation with another mother…

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The Attic

General/Column November 29, 2019

My daughter’s childhood lives in my attic, among totes, garbage bags, and boxes, in a trunk, on hangers and hooks….

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Conquering the Jumpsuit

Taking Flight October 21, 2019

You study the models in the photographs on pattern 6702 and picture your eldest daughter sashaying through Central Park in…

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Mothering in the Age of Extra

In Mother Words Blog August 23, 2019

Every day, I wake up to a roller coaster of days, strung along to one another like wagons — each…

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