For some reason, looking at a little boy at the beach recently brought about a stirring: my deep-seated longing to have one more child.
One night in mid-December, I had a vivid, intriguing dream. I dreamed I’d had another child, a beautiful baby girl named Elle. The dream took me through the final stages of pregnancy, through giving birth, and then the appearance […]
It’s an all-too-familiar scenario, one surely most of us have heard: the new mom, trying to adjust to her new role as mother and all that entails, feeling overwhelmed by so many things, including, in many cases, her well-meaning mother, […]
Breasts. I’ve been fascinated with them, especially mine, for as long as I can remember. At the age of 12, as a skinny, flat-chested pre-teen, showing absolutely no sign of developing the full, curvaceous breasts I was enviously noticing in […]
After a long period of emotional distance, my 13-year-old daughter and I are slowly making our way back to each other and beginning to heal our once-fractured relationship – and I am so very thankful. I went out for a simple, […]