Category Archives: Family

  1. The Thing About Family

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    March 3, 2017 by Julia

      There are days when I look at my family and marvel at how lucky I am. I mean, really: …
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  2. The Animals of Our Summer

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    August 10, 2016 by Julia

    A few weeks ago a black garden snake somehow got into our house and tried to eat our pet guinea …
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  3. Feminism and the Kids

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    July 9, 2016 by Julia

    I only really began to think about feminist issues after becoming a parent.   Children have a way of forcing …
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  4. She Is, They Are

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    May 6, 2016 by Julia

    I know my mom did all of the daily chores of motherhood, all the things that cared-for children generally take …
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  5. Happy Thanksgiving

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    November 25, 2015 by Julia

      Bless Their Hearts BY RICHARD NEWMAN At Steak ‘n Shake I learned that if you add “Bless their hearts” …
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  6. So, this is going to be our summer.

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    July 9, 2015 by Julia

    I haven’t been writing much so far this summer, and though I miss it, I wouldn’t say I’ve been overly …
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  7. Zen and the Art of Making Time to Play With Your Kids…or, Didn’t I Just Play With You Yesterday?

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    May 16, 2015 by Julia

    I’ve been anxious about time lately. The to-do list in my head feels urgent, and it makes me crazy when …
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