Tag Archives: Tales From the Motherhood

Waiting: For The Spark to Return

This morning I found myself awake at 3am. Jet lag. It sucks, if not for the obvious perk that you’ve been somewhere far enough away, that it messes with your sleep, when you return. I had the enormous perk of … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 31 Comments

I’ll Have A Blue Christmas Without You…

  I’ve always loved Christmas, and when I married Smart Guy and we agreed to raise our children in the Jewish faith, I embraced Hanukkah as well. For nearly 30 years, December has been a month of festivity and fun! … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , | 29 Comments

Raised By Wolves… Sibling Reflections, for Mother’s Day

Warning: Severe sarcasm zone. Snarky tones abound. Enter at your own risk, and take most statements with a bag grain of salt. I have three children. My daughter, Principessa, is 24; my son, Middle Man, is 22, and the baby of … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , | 29 Comments

It Truly Takes a Village…

  When I chose the name Tales From the Motherland, two years before I ever started blogging, I did so because I’d begun to realize that my entire life is informed and influenced by having raised my children. My role … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 43 Comments