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Asher playing soccer when he was 4

13 Years of Motherhood

Thirteen years ago today, I became a mother. There’s no turning back from that moment. Everything about your life is different, forever. And your formerly self-turned focus changes, abruptly, to this little helpless sweet creature in your arms. Today, my first-born turns 13. A teenager. A young man. About to become a bar mitzvah. An incredible person who I am… Read more →

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The Transition

Whenever my kids return from an extended period of time with their dad, a transition unfolds. Sometimes I remember, sometimes I forget, but when I do, I am abruptly reminded that there needs to be down time between one house and the next. It’s a funny thing, really, since even in families where the parents are still together, there is… Read more →