Posts for teens

The Sunday Miracles

Toddlers to Teens June 25, 2018

A few weeks ago, in the middle of a sunny, almost-warm late February day, Alex walked into the kitchen and…

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First Love & Then a Death

General/Column April 13, 2018

At a Little League game in early March, my husband Chris and I learned that the mother of our 13-year-old…

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Making Faces

General/Column May 16, 2016

My son is having a hard time at school. (He’s having a hard time at home, too, but at school…

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What Looney Tunes Can Teach Us About Parenting

In Mother Words Blog July 6, 2015

I am ashamed to admit that my technology Achilles’ heel has become the television remote control. I’d rather rent a…

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