Clean is Sexy and Other Advice for Sons: Home for the Holidays Edition

Earlier this year we shared Clean is Sexy and other bits of motherly wisdom for teen and young adult sons.* As our kids come home for the holidays the impulse to shower them with even more parental guidance seemed irresistible. So along with the gifts and good cheer here is our two-cents worth of advice for […]

Filling in the Blanks: Confronting Alcoholism

A Grown and Flown friend and wonderful writer sent us this heartfelt post about her painful moment of truth with alcoholism. When I introduce myself from here on out, I am supposed to say, “Hi, my name is ______________, and I’m an alcoholic.” That’s the first step, according to the brochure some nice woman handed me […]