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Last Thursday was a great day. Claire tried out for the local rock climbing team, and since I don’t have childcare in the summer, I ..read more
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DC Widow Blog by Marjorie - 4d ago

I was downstairs making dinner when I heard my children screaming. This, in itself, is not a unique experience, as any parent can tell ..read more
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DC Widow Blog by Marjorie - 6d ago
I’ve never been a particularly accomplished cook, but over the years, I learned enough to make a decent meal or two. As a teacher, I ..read more
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My kids often have a really hard time being away from me. Not always, mind you. Sometimes, they can go skipping off on a playdate, or to ..read more
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DC Widow Blog by Marjorie - 1w ago

A few months ago, I was talking to an acquaintance and had a moment of candor. “I’m really lonely,” I said. “I miss Shawn. And ..read more
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The other day, Tommy had over a friend for a few hours. They spent much of the time playing some sort of game where they were both ..read more
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When Shawn was alive, we reconnected most nights in the kitchen after the kids went to sleep. They were all so young back then, and went ..read more
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DC Widow Blog by Marjorie - 2w ago

I was walking through a cave, and I felt like it was somewhere I’d been before. Other people (tourists, maybe?) were standing and ..read more
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DC Widow Blog by Marjorie - 2w ago

My sister had a baby last month. I was abroad when it happened, and I spent hundreds of dollars that day on my phone bill. I could hear ..read more
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On Saturday, I helped Austin pack for camp. We went through the extensive list of things he needed, and near the end, I pointed to his ..read more

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