The Family in Pretend Play

Family Dolls

  The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other’s life. – Richard Bach     In time, the experiences Greysen and Moon share with us and our extended family will, I hope, help them develop a sense of belonging. As Greysen’s relationships with […]

Sorting the Holiday Gifts: Generous but Gendered

Fisher Price Toy Carriage

On the morning following Christmas, I was recovering from a late evening filled with the type of holiday drama usually reserved for television specials. It was raining, and so we did not bring in any of my daughter’s Christmas gifts, save one. Now, when we are the ones choosing toys for Greysen to play with, […]