Interview with Ladders

June 27, 2017

NeedAMom likes it when you do the talking and she does the listening!

NeedAMom in the New York Times

September 17, 2016

I agree with all of the mothers, student and educators interviews in this piece. Part of good parenting is knowing when to let go and knowing that sometimes the most important lessons are the most difficult – and best learned on your own.   The Eternal Struggle of the Empty…

Parents & College Students Part Deux – This will make you laugh if it doesn’t make you cry

August 30, 2016

Please read and share my previous post since Facebook won’t let me “boost” it. This, unfortunately, is not as far-fetched as it seems. But it is funny. from McSweeney’s Internet Tendency: Some Notes for My Child’s College Roommate BY JULIE VICK – – – – Go ahead and choose whichever…

College – A challenge for parents as well as students

August 29, 2016

I’ve sent two sons to college. It was exciting, scary, lonely…and that was just for me! Have questions for NeedAMom about college? Ask ’em here.   There’s a lot of advice out there for parents of college students but this article by Professor David S. Dunn in Psychology Today is…