Category Archives: milestones

How DO I feel about aging?

It started with one gleaming grey hair. Sure, everyone has that moment when they look in the mirror and see a hair that, heretofore, was a completely normal color. It’s not like I didn’t know it was coming. I just … Continue reading

Posted in milestones, Take care of yoruself, Working moms | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

To shave or not to shave, that is the question.

I’m faced with a disturbing new fact that I cannot ignore. My oldest daughter wants to shave her legs. She is 9 and a half. More than once this summer, and quite frequently over the past couple weeks, she has … Continue reading

Posted in advice, growing up, milestones | 5 Comments

The less celebrated milestones of childhood (or things it seems my children will never do).

Walking. First words. Sleeping through the night – reliably. Going to the potty successfully. These are the milestones we celebrate and they are truly great. Watching your child take those first bobbly steps and saying goodbye to diapers are worthy … Continue reading

Posted in cleaning house, dinner time, milestones, Uncategorized | 5 Comments