mothers and daughters
Neither of us could just sit by while Kavanaugh was considered for such a powerful and influential position.
Her Mother, says Angeline, "Was afraid I would have thought less of her for the choices she made, but to the contrary, I'm
A few years ago I recall defending myself from some other caregivers. They thought I should not consider myself mom's caregiver, reasoning that since I lived far away I did not care for her in the same way that they did. Their words stung me deeply and had me momentarily question myself.
Cherish every moment.
I watched you tonight during your dance class, sweet girl. Don't take that the wrong way -- I'm always paying attention while you dance. Tonight, though, as I sat on my side of that mirrored window, I watched you and got a glimpse into your little world.
As I sit and ponder what really exists in my mother's mind I cannot help but wonder who she thinks she is. Unfortunately, mom can no longer provide me the answers I yearn to hear.
Why, you may have asked yourself recently, would your young daughter want a t-shirt that prominently displays the words "SQUAD
I know I'm not alone. I am an aging baby boomer with a widowed mother who lives 1,000 miles away from me. And there are certain things I can be sure of when I stay with my mom in Ohio.
Last week, I watched the pride with which Chelsea Clinton introduced her mom at the Democratic National Convention. It was a great moment -- a daughter admiring her mother and hoping she could live up to the standard her mom had set, both at home and in the world.