When his sister moved away, Taz held center stage in our family. But what happened when his sister moved back home?… Read More »
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My 14-year-old daughter, DQ, is moving out. It’s weird, I never thought I’d type these words before she turned 18. But here I am, standing by as she packs up her bags and prepares to leave the nest. My nest. The one I have padded with protection and comfort since the day she was born, through a messy divorce, during financially tight times, and in her tumultuous teen years. She is flying the coop with my assistance when I drive her a full three hours away to live with her father.
And this might just be the hardest thing I have ever done in my life.… Read More »
Heather Armstrong, blogger at Dooce.com, publicly announced her divorce before declaring it a private matter.… Read More »