There are so many ways of choosing how to present oneself as a woman, and explaining that to your daughter is…complicated.
It happens, it’s temporary, and boy does it ever suck.
Hayley DeRoche pulls in her husband, Patrick, for a frank discussion on what it’s like to try and mold a human being…with the input of another person.
Sorry, Sam, your partner in family-writing crime heartily disagrees with you.
Notes from toddlerless travels.
Hayley DeRoche struggles with work ambition, a drive to DO, and a simultaneous desire to do more in other, more familial areas.
A cross-country trip with a toddler…how hard could it be?
Just take a seat on the bench, take a deep breath, and peacefully observe. It’ll be fine.
So you don’t subscribe to an Official Parenting Philosophy, so what?
As a librarian, it’s Hayley DeRoche’s job to be up on diversity in books. Then she realized her daughter’s books were a blinding lily-white. Whoops!