8 Life Skills Mom Forgot to Teach Me
A celebration of those little moments of grace we'd like to belatedly inherit—and the talents we never mastered (because she didn't know how).
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The Art of Beautiful Ws
Whenever I have to actually write something by hand, I feel obligated to make some self-deprecating aside about the results, which resemble hieroglyphics after many millennia of erosion. But our mothers, who grew up in pre-typing-everything times, really know how to write fancy cursive Fs and Gs and Ws, and as a result there is a bit of everyday elegance infused into even their shopping lists.