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A Title That Must Not Be Lost in Translation

By on May 23, 2016

What do you call a refugee woman whose child has special needs?  The answer cannot afford to be lost in translation.

It should be an obvious answer.  But it got…


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Funeral Potatoes

By on May 11, 2016

Today I attended a funeral.  I was reminded that sometimes the best thing to wipe away tears is not a tissue, but a creamy, cheesy casserole dish of goodness.

There…


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Under the Quilting Frames

By on May 8, 2016

My mom is a quilter. Growing up I would play with my trucks and toys under a big quilting frame as a group of mothers stitched and shared stories….


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Some Stories Weren’t Made for Children: The Real-life Unfairy Tales of Syrian Children Refugees

By on May 5, 2016

 

Today I am on my way to New York for a special kind of convening, the convening has moms in its title, Moms +SocialGood, but it is really about…


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Amazing

By on March 29, 2016

Each of us has a list of words that we think are overrated.  Sharing these lists with people in my life always makes me laugh, and inevitably teaches me…