We live in a society where not speaking to your parents is Taboo. In exchange for life, food, shelter, education and their brand of love people are taught to love their parents unconditionally. When a person decides not to have a relationship with their parent they are scrutinized. If you explain why you have gone “no contact” with your parent, you are met with comments of guilt, … Continue reading Adult Children Not Speaking To You? These Reasons May Be Why…
From day one I was expected to be a mother, and like many women, that expectation was confirmed early when girls are given dolls – while boys were given airplanes. Babies ground you, is the ongoing message of the girl who wants to fly. Continue reading Do You Pressure Your Daughter To Have Children? Here Is Why You Should Stop.
Here’s to the mothers who drink gin and carry a gun. …to the mom who teaches her children to tie the laces of combat boots so they can march side by side against injustice. …to the dad who is the mom and the mom who is the dad and the families where there is no difference. …to the 5 am to 11 pm mom. …to … Continue reading Here’s To The Mom Who Drinks Gin And Carries A Gun
What I absolutely love about the age of the internet is the ability to meet people that you may never have met before. While I was pregnant with my now 11 year old son I joined babycenter.com a community for women who are in the family way, or planning to be. It had been 13 years since I had a baby. I was 35 and … Continue reading A Conversation with Evelyn Alvarez: Founder Of Prom King