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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - So Long, It's Been Good To Know You

So Long, It’s Been Good To Know You.

I’m a good mother.

I’m not a perfect mother. I could easily fill up 100 pages with mistakes I made just this weekend.

But unlike the deep bouts of doubt I once had over whether I was a good actor or singer, or the doubts I can have today over whether I’m a good writer, blogger, gardener, or even friend, I don’t have too many over my ability as a mother.

Motherhood fits my personal skills really well. I’m a natural born nurturer. The years I spent on a therapist’s couch working on myself have given me a fair amount of patience, and my love of theater and art have always gelled well with kids. READ MORE

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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - So Long, It's Been Good To Know You

So Long, It's Been Good To Know You.

I’m a good mother.

I’m not a perfect mother. I could easily fill up 100 pages with mistakes I made just this weekend.

But unlike the deep bouts of doubt I once had over whether I was a good actor or singer, or the doubts I can have today over whether I’m a good writer, blogger, gardener, or even friend, I don’t have too many over my ability as a mother.

Motherhood fits my personal skills really well. I’m a natural born nurturer. The years I spent on a therapist’s couch working on myself have given me a fair amount of patience, and my love of theater and art have always gelled well with kids. READ MORE

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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - A Letter To My Children Whom I Never Wanted

A Letter To My Children Whom I Never Wanted

Dear Lillian and Levi, I never wanted kids....Read More
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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Reunited At Last
Beka Shane Denter

Reunited At Last

Oh how I’ve missed you so. We’ve been apart for nearly three years, with the exception of a brief fling back in the summer of 2012. I was newly pregnant with my second daughter and it was summertime. READ MORE

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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - The Conversation That Scarred My Kid For Life
Dani Walker

The Conversation With My Kid That Scarred Him For Life

14 Year-Old
Mom, can you make some brownies?

Me
Would if I could. I don’t have any brownie mix. I’ll pick some up at the store tomorrow.

14 Year-Old
We do have brownie mix. There is a box in the pantry. The top of the box is ripped open though.

Me
Oh. That. Yeah…
No, we can’t make brownies with that box. READ MORE

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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - My Uterus And I Are Breaking Up
Marie Bollman

My Uterus And I Are Breaking Up

If all goes as planned, I’m only going to have two more periods. Ever. In my life. That’s because my uterus and I are breaking up. Yep. It’s official. I just scheduled my hysterectomy for mid-September. READ MORE

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