What Happens When Your Child Asks About Their Deceased Sibling?

Most parents are concerned about emotional and physical development when it comes to their children – when’s the right time to talk about the birds and the bees? How to handle menstruation concerns? How to deal with male puberty? Some parents take it a step further and try to map out their child’s financial future … More What Happens When Your Child Asks About Their Deceased Sibling?

Why Mother’s Day is Still Difficult for Me

I should feel excited. I am a mother. This is a holiday dedicated to me. I’ve been celebrating my mother for years and now, I can share a holiday with her that’s for us!

And yet, I don’t feel that way. Not even close. … More Why Mother’s Day is Still Difficult for Me

Don’t Cry

I’m forever clothes shopping for Bear. He has too many shirts. He doesn’t have enough shorts. He needs more jeans. We need to invest in a belt for him. We should probably get new socks for him. Yet, there’s one piece of clothing I could never buy for him. … More Don’t Cry