MOTHER HOOD

Full of purpose and still lost

Last summer I was reading Sam Kashner and Nancy Schoenberget's The Fabulous Bouvier Sisters: The Tragic and Glamorous Lives of Jackie and Lee when a quote by Jackie Kennedy Onassis really jumped out to me. On parenting and family life, Jackie says: If you bungle raising your children, I don't think whatever else you do… Continue reading Full of purpose and still lost

MOTHER HOOD

That in which Arjun Cooks Dinner.

One recent evening when my children weren't being as grateful (and quick) as I would have liked at eating their perfectly good homemade dinner, I challenged them to cook something better. Well, why don't you cook then, I had snapped back after their umpteenth complain of what I could have done differently. The next day… Continue reading That in which Arjun Cooks Dinner.