“The View from Here”

Taking stock of my life as an older parent, I notice some missteps. But thanks to my daughter, I wouldn't have it any other way.

Life as an older, single adoptive mother

As I see it now, my golden years are likely to be filled with pet doggies and boxed mac and cheese. And I can’t imagine anything better.


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