I’ve had a lot of time to review the woman my mother was. A lot of time in which to feel angry with her, or in awe of her. I’ve adored her and despised her, even in death.
As a mother, the highs and lows from last year made me wonder how I could teach my kids about feminism, especially my youngest daughter.
Because as much as being a girl is beautiful, it can also suck. Especially when we’re young and just starting out
We are not “prettily, wonderfully made.” We are fearfully, wonderfully made.
“We are only as sick as our secrets.” (Alcoholics Anonymous) It’s over. On Monday, February 5th, 2018, in what was likely his last public appearance, former Michigan State University and …
By Stacey Conner. I don’t have an easy relationship with my daughter.
I didn’t understand how someone could be nice, charming, and in my mind adored by everyone, but threw snide comments at me often, sometimes as soon as people left the room.
Tonight not only did she know I loved her, but she knew every single reason why.
A hopeful Mother sees the strength of girls through the eyes of her young son. The future, it turns out, will be full of strong and capable women.
Dear Fiona, I am in awe of your courage. I am humbled that at 8 years old, you already hold a deep belief that as a family we must do …