Category Archives: mothering

Blogging at the New HuffParents Site: What Political Protestors Taught Me About Parenting

Last spring I published an Op Ed about hate speech and its ramifications for parenting. I’ve been thinking about arguing and compromise a lot lately, and what the debt crisis and the terrible behavior of legislators means for my children. … Continue reading

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The Boy Lives: Portrait of a Reader as Young Fan

  To: J.K. Rowling From: Another Muggle Mother Dear Ms. Rowling, Because of you my nine-year-old daughter knows she is a muggle. (So does my son, for that matter, but that is a different discussion). To temper her perpetual disappointment … Continue reading

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