During a recent trip to Disneyland with my ex and our children, I found myself asking “what if” a lot.
Sure, taxi drivers hear plenty of nonsense — but they hear words of wisdom too.
That mom, standing alone on the playground while everyone else is talking in groups? That’s me.
Dear Partner of the Woman Who Might Not Seem Like The Same Person Since She Had a Baby: I know how confusing it must be for you at this time — to be navigating the world of new parenthood, deep in sleep deprivation and feelings of both extreme joy and overwhelming exhaustion. I know it […]
When Michelle Obama visited my city on her book tour, I had to go hear her speak. I idolize the former First Lady, not only for her many accomplishments and her super toned arms, but also for the admirable way she has raised her daughters. I’m a mother of two girls also, so I wanted […]
My ex-husband and I use these strategies to stay on great terms — and be there for our kids.
As a divorced mom with three kids, I never thought online dating would be a part of my life. Sometimes when I sit in the parking lot waiting for my kids to pile in the car after school, I stop mid-swipe and wonder how I got here. I always thought I’d marry once, but being […]
They’ve changed everything. I can hardly believe my luck.
My husband and I have been together for 15 years. For the first half of our time together, we had a lot of sex — meaning, it was unusual for us to go more than 2 days in a row without at least a quickie. If he didn’t initiate, then I certainly would. “We just […]
#3. “Are you sure this is what you want to do?”