A motherhood wish list
It’s so tempting to get riled up by the mommy wars, isn’t it? The Time magazine cover story about extreme parenting, “Are You Mom Enough?”, featuring a beautiful mother nursing her preschool-aged son, is infamous by now. It made me, along with the rest of the Internet, explode with indignation. Mom enough? How dare they! The story also made me think about what I wanted to teach my son Andrew — I mean really teach him. Here’s my wish list.