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Leaving Target yesterday, another mom said to me, “I like his nails,” referring to Miller’s fingernail polish. “Thanks,” I responded smiling. “He likes having them painted.” “My son was the same way,” she said gesturing to a boy who looked to be around 9. “He still likes getting pedicures.” I’ve witnessed only a few people chide Miller for wearing polish, because “it’s for girls”, to which I smile and say, […]
Earlier in the week, I was in public with a good friend. We were comparing mom notes – not notes about being moms; notes about not becoming our mothers. “I don’t think you’ll have much of a choice,” a woman around our age said authoritatively before changing her tone. “My mom died when I was 23,” she added in a hushed voice typically used in libraries and funeral homes. “She’s […]