Heart Thoughts; Musings of a Pensive Mother

When sitting down to write this blog, I wrestled with the title. Should I call it “How to prepare to be an empty nester?”  Or is it “How to cope with single parenthood and the individuating teen?” What I’ve actually done here is to spill out my heart that is welling...

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Waking Up From the Nightmare

I awoke this morning from a disturbing dream. A man, whom I know and who is married to a former friend...no, I'd rather say, sister, because that was how I thought of her, was pointing an assault rifle at me. I was standing in front of my son, attempting to protect...

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Femininity in American Culture

Femininity in American Culture

Femininity in American culture is something that has drastically changed over the past few decades. There has been a shift from traditional Femininity in American culture to a more modern definition of Femininity that no longer confines women to outdated stereotypes...

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