Category Archives: Motherhood

28 years later….

“Were you with your sister when she died?” I ask Patricia. “Well….sort of. I was at the hospital. I spent a lot of time with Juli, but it was so exhausting,” she hesitates.  “I fell asleep and so at the … Continue reading

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Has There Been a Woman on the Moon YET?

When she was a little girl, Jessamyn asked me that question all the time. Sometimes every day for weeks. It made no sense to her that 12 men, but no women, had walked on the moon. In her world things … Continue reading

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Lululemon, etc.

First the confession: I have a lot of exercise clothes. Partly I work out a lot, or tell myself I do, and also the line between work out wear, and street clothes has become ever more blurry. The wicking zip … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Gear-up…

Well, “normally” we’d be in serious gear-up mode for Mother’s Day. Alicia would have already ordered the flowers from the three daughters. Alicia likes flowers and loves getting to order them…always some variation on pink. We would reimburse for our … Continue reading

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The Story of the Lost Train Tickets

  Daddy and I were going to take the train the Milan for the day. I lived in Zurich at the time. Daddy was visiting for the week. That field trip to Milan…we would have breakfast in the dining car … Continue reading

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