Mother's Day Reflections

A few things that were sent to me for Mother’s Day. First, to take you back in a time machine, here’s a clip from The Cosby Show at its best. It was shown at an event I spoke at on Saturday night, and as soon as I got home I showed it to my family....

Mothering on a Weak Stomach

  (my 3 kids all grown up! Well, 2 are mine. The boy’s my nephew. But I still love him!) Happy Mother’s Day! May all of you who are brought soggy cereal in bed, carried by little hands and accompanied by joyful smiles, manage to get that soggy cereal...

A Microwave and a Mother's Heart

Every Friday my syndicated column appears in a variety of newspapers. Here’s this week’s, just in time for Mother’s Day! Forget that Mars and Venus thing. I have found the definitive difference between the genders. Or rather, my nephew found it. It...

Mothering on a Weak Stomach

Here’s my Mother’s Day column! Well, actually, it’s the Mother’s Day column from a few years ago. I forgot to write one this year because I had it in my mind that Mother’s Day was next weekend, and when I sent the column in for this week...

More Thoughts on Mother's Day

Thanks for all your comments on my Mother’s Day post! I just thought, though, that maybe I was too harsh. I may have given the impression that my husband isn’t good to me on Mother’s Day, which isn’t true. I arrived home today from my road trip...