The Silent Struggles of a Mother-(Adult) Daughter Relationship

By |July 19th, 2016|Categories: 2016, Blog posts|

There are loads of resources to help moms raise their young girls, but there's very little information out there to guide mothers in relating to their adult daughters.  We share our opinion on the subject in [...]

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Feeling Weepy on Jenna’s 28th Birthday

By |July 14th, 2016|Categories: 2016, Blog posts|

This isn’t a “big” birthday for Jenna: Her new age doesn’t end in a zero or a five. She’s simply turning 28. However, her day – July 14th - took on such importance this year [...]

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MDF’s Summer Reading List

By |July 10th, 2016|Categories: 2016, Blog posts|

This summer, we have both slowed down and found time to catch up on some good reads. Books are one of the ways we stay connected when we are apart. We have a great process: [...]

Meet Donna and Danielle, co-owners of an online boutique

By |July 1st, 2016|Categories: 2016, Mother-Daughter Entrepreneurs|

Meet Donna and Danielle: a mother-daughter duo who launched the vintage inspired online boutique Carolily Finery. While we love their jewelry and accessories, we are even more inspired by their mission to make women feel [...]

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Moving Forward

By |June 23rd, 2016|Categories: 2016, Blog posts|

It’s been a busy week for our family! Jenna moved into her new apartment in Atlanta and Ellen closed on her new home in Florida.  Moving has stirred up a flurry of emotions for us, [...]

Dear MDF: Kathy Seeks Advice

By |June 9th, 2016|Categories: 2016, Dear MDF|

MDF follower Kathy shares details about a disagreement she's had with her 31-year old daughter and asks a key question: Should a mother be a friend or parent with her adult child? Read Kathy's email [...]

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