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When the Magic is Over

I guess kids cannot believe in magic forever.  There comes a time in every child's life when she must know that magic doesn't exist.  That it's all made up. I suppose as parents, and grown-ups, that is part of our job-- to show kids that make believe is just that-- make believe. My daughter, Lauren, is… Continue reading When the Magic is Over

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My Boo

The other night after dinner, as I was cleaning up the kitchen, my daughter, Lauren, said me, "I wish we were close." What? I said, "I thought we are." She said, "yeah, but not close like my friends are with their moms.  They do stuff together, just the two of them.  We don't." Ahhh.  I get it.… Continue reading My Boo