Tag Archives: mom

What Jude Said

I often find myself wanting to write posts about my son because he is the central focus of my life. I think about him almost every moment of the day, and he’s the person with whom I spend most of … Continue reading

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I’m a Damn Good Mom. So are You.

In the past couple of weeks, I’ve come across quite a few blogs wherein the mom-authors fess up to their mediocre parenting skills. I’ve seen these on the Huffington Post and shared all over Facebook, and I admire the authors’ … Continue reading

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No Excuses

I do not like to give excuses for not writing on my blog, but since I just took a long, unexplained hiatus, I thought I might at least mention my absence. I don’t have a reason, really. It was the … Continue reading

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Aunt Vicki’s House

When my brother Joe and I were kids, the best news we could hear in a given day was that we were going to Aunt Vicki’s house. It was code for non-stop party fest as far as we were concerned, … Continue reading

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One

Dear J, It doesn’t seem possible that a year has passed since you were born. I will never forget the hours leading up to your birth or your entrance into this world. I will never forget the overwhelming feelings of … Continue reading

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And I Say, It’s All Right

When I feed Jude his breakfast, he often becomes distracted by, oh, just about every single thing in the kitchen. “Jude, look at Mama,” I say as he cranes his head to look out the back window. But I am … Continue reading

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