Lynn Armitage
4/22/14
A few years ago on Earth Day, my daughters and I did something we’ve never done before...
Lynn Armitage
4/20/14
One of the saddest days of my life was an Easter Sunday—many, many sunrises ago when I was young enough to still believe in the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy and all those other fi...
Lynn Armitage
3/7/14
My last daughter left in the house has told me that she might want to go live with her father in Southern California for her senior year...
Lynn Armitage
2/12/14
No mother likes to see her child in pain—either physically or emotionally. I always thought the physical blows to my daughters were the most painful to endure—for me, that is...
Lynn Armitage
10/12/13
This past weekend, my 16-year-old daughter attended her Homecoming dance with her very first date ever...
Lynn Armitage
8/18/13
“…[A]nd on the 4,745th day (13 years), God created teenagers, and all hell broke loose.” OK, maybe that’s not the exact biblical passage, but in my book, it’s life, verbatim...
Lynn Armitage
5/4/13
One day my oldest daughter is making me a macaroni necklace for Mother’s Day and the next thing I know, I’m clasping a faux-diamond necklace around her neck for the Prom...
Lynn Armitage
2/14/13
On any given Friday or Saturday night, my town is hopping with hopeful singles—young, old and middle-aged—jumping from eateries to bars to nightclubs looking for romance and a chan...
Lynn Armitage
2/9/13
It’s that time of year again...
Lynn Armitage
2/3/13
Last December, the Luxembourg Income Study Center at the Graduate Center City University of New York released a report finding that “single mothers in the United States—most of who...

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