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Better Times [Poem]

Better Times [Poem]

We all have rough days. You know, those days you wish you could push away and leave behind. As I parent my kids, and especially as I walk through adolescence with my seventh-grade daughter, I’m frequently reminded of the heartache, the unkind friends, and those disappointing¬†moments you wish you could change but can’t.

May’s Motherhood Race

May’s Motherhood Race

It’s May again, and like a unleashed torrent of water from a plugged hole in a dam, the flood of activities, field-trips, end-of-year wrap-up events sweeps us moms away at an alarming rate.