Dear Moms: Navigating the First Few Weeks with a Freshman in High School
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Dear Moms: Navigating the First Few Weeks with a Freshman in High School

September 3, 2019 As I write this, I am in the first week of my senior year in high school. Having accumulated first-hand knowledge of the ups and downs of freshman year, I understand how hard it can be for tweens to get adjusted to a new, big, and scary school. As your child hesitates…

Dear Moms: Why Pressure is Both a Good and Bad Thing
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Dear Moms: Why Pressure is Both a Good and Bad Thing

July 2, 2019 Dear Moms, Being the oldest sibling has pressures in itself. Having to be a role-model while still maintaining that “cool” status to your brothers and sisters is a hard task, believe me. Additionally, being the “smartest” sibling tacks onto that list. Because I was a first-grade prodigy—I untangled headphones in class for…