March 28, 2012

Everyone’s Son

  Can you image getting that call? It’s the call that every parent fears. It’s the call that tells you your beloved child, flesh of your […]
February 12, 2012

Leadership Lessons of Potty Training

We started potty training D2 over the holidays. I agonized about what method to use. Three-day bootcamp method? Gradual method? No method?  Ultimately, our pediatrician gave us the […]
November 18, 2011

I Lied to Our Pediatrician

This week I lied to my son’s pediatrician. Let me explain.  Wednesday D2 had his two year-old check up appointment. For some reason during these appointments I always feel a little bit […]
November 3, 2011

Pre-school Report Card Freak Out

Dr. D. and I are scheduled for D2’s first parent-teacher conference on Friday. In preparation for our discussion with his teacher, we received an emailed copy […]
August 19, 2011

Learning to Share Grown-Up Style

D2 is rapidly approaching two years old and is learning all about sharing. I know that I am not the only mother to notice that in […]