Are you a log in your adult child’s road?

September 28, 2016

Susan Bonifant writes in The Washington Post’s ON PARENTING about the following revelation regarding her involvement in her 21 year old daughter’s life: “Now my “helpful” actions were not a comfort but a log to move out of the road.” I’ve always joked that if I were to write a…

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…

Why are millennials not buying napkins and what does it say about them?

September 4, 2016

There are so very many myths about Millennials. Virtually none of them are true. “If you have read anything about young people in recent years, you could be forgiven for believing that we are living through a cultural revolution, unprecedented in its destructiveness and self-regard. Millennials don’t just reject the…