Category: motherhood

seven.

i never really wanted to have children.  growing up, because of our family dynamics, i often felt i was a mother to my younger brother and sister.  i had a taste of parenting, and i wanted nothing to do with it.  i was sixteen…

letter to my daughter | may

to my daughter, this month, i was blown away, witnessing your continued development as a little girl.  you change your outfits at least three times before school each day.  you worry about “looking pretty”, fixing your hair, and matching your clothes.  your obsession with…