Dear Drunk Driver, Let me tell you about my sister. She’s a mom to 2 young kids, a secretary at a school, an avid volunteer for the Specials Olympics, the president of the board at her son’s preschool, a loving wife, my best friend, and just an all around good human being. Oh, and she… Read More Dear Drunk Driver
I was five and three quarters when my mom gave birth to her fourth child. I can still clearly remember listening to one side of my grandmother’s conversation with family and family friends in which she was regaling them with the tale of my mother’s labor and ultimately the joyous news of Peter Joel’s arrival.… Read More Oh, Brother!
Dear Mia, I know you are only three-and-a-half and can’t read yet, but since we’ve got exactly a month before your brother arrives, I want to be honest and let you know up front that your/our world is about to change dramatically. You’re going to wonder who this new pushy kid that has invaded our… Read More A Letter to My Daughter on Becoming a Big Sister
She is brave, she is bold, she is…bored! Here are some signs that my daughter would be very happy to have a sibling: 1. She loves babies. In fact, she’s been carrying two water bottles around the house named Sofia and…I forget the other one’s name, saying they are her babies. She has also been… Read More Top Five Reasons My Daughter Needs a Sibling