Deposit Mother Guilt.

Mother’s day can spark complicated feelings.   If, when, how, where we became a mother. Or not.   How we mother others. Or not.   If, when how, where we were mothered. Or not.   We regret, fret, wish, wonder, and should ourselves about mothering. Often.   My mother’s day …

How to factor square roots.

Before she left for college we had to learn a lot of things from Taft-  how to factor square roots is just …

On her retirement.

Gladys retired from a long and successful career at UCSF. Her co-worker secretly organized this love note writing campaign and surprised her …

Making goals: mom and me.

Noah’s goals at age 7. The final goal surprised me: “Being with mom for one day myself with mom.” I felt completely …

#celebrate826

The #Celebrate826 window display was stunning this year. Hundreds of love notes werwritten and thousands of people visited the window to read …