parenting with grace

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    Thoughts on Motherhood: Nature vs. Nurture

    Dena June 18, 2018

    My experiences both during pregnancy and after the birth of each of my children were vastly different. I often find myself wondering how much it shaped them–the things that I went through while I carried them inside of me, the things that I went through in the first months after they were born. I studied psychology and anthropology at length from the time I was in high school, through my…

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  • Parenting with Grace

    Dena August 5, 2015

    I’ve written a lot about how well behaved Roman is, so in the spirit of full disclosure, I feel that I should talk about our recent challenges. At two years and two months, we’ve been thrown for a real loop. It’s been a perfect storm…

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