Category Archives: Transitional Parenting

Learning to swim. Again.

Like many parents, I enrolled my girls in swim lessons when they were small. C, fearless and ready to leap, took to the water like a fish. Her younger sister, however, walked without gills, feared the vulnerability, and hated the feel of water on her face. Lacking … Continue reading

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My brother, the statistic.

If you or someone you care about is in a crisis and need help right away: Call this toll-free number, available 24 hours a day, every day: 1-800-273-TALK (8255). You will reach the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, a service available … Continue reading

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