Don’t Remove My Kid’s iPad

Recently, a friend without kids suggested I should remove my kid’s iPad. I was ready to throw down. More specifically, he posted a HuffPo article suggesting the prohibition screentime for kids until age 12. Alongside, the friend wrote, “While I’m not a father,...
Thanking & Letting Go

Thanking & Letting Go

My mom kept lots of stuff and didn’t put much effort into thanking and letting go of things. Instead, she kept. After she died, cleaning out the house was entirely my job (being an only child). And while previous to that I’d always thought, “That’s gonna be a...

Maintaining an Ancient Wardrobe

Growing up, I marveled at my mom’s commitment to maintaining an ancient wardrobe hidden in her bedroom. She was famously nostalgic and her closet was no exception. In her bedroom, hidden under the bed, bursting out of her closets and poking out of the dressers...