Tag: motherhood

The True Gift of Motherhood

The True Gift of Motherhood

(In honor of my mother and all the other moms celebrating today, I’m rerunning a column I wrote in 2009 and also kicking myself for not giving my mom the same gift this year.  Miss you, Mom!  xoxo) As I was perusing the card aisle, I noticed that Hallmark had already started replacing their Mother’s Day cards with Father’s Day cards and…

Lost in Suburbia Story of the Week: Lost and Found by Anna P.

Lost in Suburbia Story of the Week: Lost and Found by Anna P.

(Anna is the latest winner of the Lost in Suburbia Stories campaign. She will receive a free copy of my book, “Lost in Suburbia: A Momoir,” and a gift basket from CVS ExtraCare Pharmacy and Health Rewards valued at $100! To share your story, click here!) *      *      * When my boys managed to survive to school age, we moved to Shelburbia. Shelburne…

The Accidental Mother By Tracey M.

The Accidental Mother By Tracey M.

This week I launched the new “Are You Lost in Suburbia?” community over on my sister site, Lost in Suburbia stories.  I invited women to share THEIR stories about being lost in motherhood and how they found or are finding their way to the other side.  Every week, I’m selecting one story to be featured here on the main blog.…