September, 2011

Imaginary Friends are Universal

School in Albania starts on September 6th.  This year my boy started 1st grade. I was dreading having him start school.  School has been hard on my daughter who started…

New School, New Town, Same Old Me

Yesterday morning I dropped Rachel off at a new school. Again. I find it ironic that my child with high anxiety, autism, and apraxia—and the host of communication problems that…

Our MomLife Today Story

Tracey Eyster, founder and executive director of MomLife Today, shares the story of  MomLife Today. We know that your days are very full and our hearts’ desire is for you…

Training Requires Repetition

As a mom, I often find myself repeating things over and over and over again: “Please don’t whine. Ask politely instead.” “You must pick up your room before you can…

Camaraderie on Aisle 3

I heard her kids before I even saw them.  I was pushing my grocery cart through a busy back section of our grocery store when I heard two kids arguing…

A Single Mom’s Late Night Lunchbox Labors of Love

So the other day I’m dragging my kids through the grocery store purchasing lunch items and for the gazillionth time they asked for those pre-packaged lunch thingies.  As a former…

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