Our Moms Before They Were Moms

On the morning after the long night of my Mother’s death, my brother-in-law, who couldn’t be with us, sent us this photo. My siblings and I gathered around the computer and stared at my Mom’s youthful face in silence for a long time. Greg gave us a...

The Real Deal: Advice 4 Tweens & Their Moms

Dear Real Deal, My daughter is reaching the age in which most girls grow a strong disliking of past things that they once loved.  For example, the color pink has now been thrown out the window, ABC family has been replaced with the Simpsons, pictures of hearts...