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Midlife Mom

Packing Up My 40s

Kathy Radigan | Posted 10.20.2016 | Women
Kathy Radigan

I'm not packing up a house, I'm packing up a decade. My 40s will expire in about a week, and I want to make sure I bring the things I want into my 50s and discard forever the I'm-way-too-old-for-this-nonsense stuff of the last five decades.

Losing Grandma: A Life Lesson

Robin Gorman Newman | Posted 04.07.2013 | Parents
Robin Gorman Newman

I've always found the notion of death a challenging one to fully wrap my head around. We will never see her again. My husband lost his beloved mom. I lost the only mother-in-law I will ever know. And, my son has lost his only grandmother.

In Search of Mom

Robin Gorman Newman | Posted 07.11.2012 | Parents
Robin Gorman Newman

There's nothing like the nurturing of a mom. A tender hug. A knowing glance. The right words at the right time. OK, sometimes the wrong words too.