Growing up isn’t easy but parenting isn’t simple. You can’t always get what you want when you want it, and I can’t always do what makes my life easier. I
While the educational system has a responsibility to promote childhood wellness, we parents and guardians do as well.
The allure of mommy solitude is not enough for me to ignore the sound. I reach for the iPhone.
“I love you. I’m proud. Have fun.”
Connection and communication helped me to confront prejudice, challenge stereotypes, and understand a culture that I knew only through media, politics and hearsay.