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Sweatpants & Parenting | Leah Leaves

May 3, 2016 // 0 Comments

By Debbie Tanthorey Allen The 29th day of September, in the Year of Our Lord 2013—a milestone. It jars me awake this particular morning, my first thought, “Today she [...]

Forget Helicopter Moms – I Was a Limpet

January 26, 2016 // 0 Comments

“Was I a difficult baby?” my teenage son asks. “What? No. You were so sweet.” I remember the post-partum euphoria. I was so in love—not in the creepy, co-dependent, [...]

It Takes A Village | True Story

May 12, 2015 // 0 Comments

by Laura Rene I’m a mother of two because my body was strong. I’m a mother of three because my body failed me, but my family didn’t. It takes a village. My husband and [...]

Essay | The Sand Collar

July 9, 2014 // 0 Comments

In “The Sand Collar,” by Susan Clements, guest essayist on Sweatpants and Coffee, the ocean haunts a young child in search of her mother’s love:    The Sand Collar At [...]
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