Mother’s Day – Musings on the Meaning of Mothering

image source: flickr As a child (and an only child, at that) I was frequently jealous of the attention, love and mothering my mom would give to other children in our community. Working individually with kids at my elementary school (and later on in her long career in the juvenile justice system), my mom focused … Continue reading Mother’s Day – Musings on the Meaning of Mothering

JustGive’s Top 5 Most Thoughtful Mother’s Day Gifts

Image Source For the first 27 years of my life, Mother's Day was about giving gifts. Artwork when I was very little, handmade cards when I was a little older, and a nice pair of earrings as an adult. I'm now a mom myself, and as I'm sure many new mothers can attest, giving birth … Continue reading JustGive’s Top 5 Most Thoughtful Mother’s Day Gifts