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Dear mom of a teenage daughter

No matter how mad she gets and how hard she pushes you away, remember, she does need you. It is just different than how she used to need you.

Allison Slater Tate

Not for long, and not forever

Dear Baby Girl, You are my very last baby, and a few weeks ago, you turned 1. Since you are still just crawling and standing, I still get to call you a baby....

Amy Betters-Midtvedt

This is what love really looks like

Yes, that's my amazing husband who is arriving on the scene with his credit card because what you can't see is me, standing next to a cart full of groceries...

Michelle Lehnardt / Michelle Lehnardt

Lunch: A love letter to my teen

Parents are constantly told all the things they SHOULDN'T DO for their teen — deliver forgotten homework, set alarms, fold laundry. But with so much emphasis...

Kerry Foreman

When I am old and gray, I will not regret

I can almost feel it. My empty home. I fear it. Not the beautiful empty nest years, but the lonely, phone-not-ringing years. So for now, I am here. I am here...

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