My How-To book proposal

Dear publisher, I would like to sell you a how-to book on how to live properly within a home environment. Too many non-mother family members are left vulnerable; unable to use Google or to make any effort to learn how these basic things work. Managing a household could be a shared…Continue Reading

Our Grandmothers’ Recipes

An ongoing series, ‘Our Grandmothers’ Recipes’ will share our histories. Submissions may include actual recipes, memories, photos, and anything else participants think is important when submitting. I am so grateful for those who have submitted so far! Submit as often as you like 🙂 Submissions may be sent to hillary@hillarydimenna.com…Continue Reading

Adopted – no papers

I am adopted; unless bureaucratic process is more important than love, security, and caregiving. I was adopted when I was 17 years old, a few months before turning 18. I found a stable family at a time when, traditionally, kids are leaving the home for the first time, off to start…Continue Reading

Peace Club: A Diary

This is a story about Peace club The kidlet decided to start ‘Peace Club’ at her school. The purpose of the club is something vague about helping students find their inner peace. What I believe, from the countless hours they have talked about Peace Club, is that it is a…Continue Reading