• It Takes A Village plus Stella Rosso

    We’ve all heard that raising children takes a village. Not all that long ago, mothers staying home with their children was the norm. As was having a community of stay at home mothers all up and down the street. These mothers relied on one another, kept watch of each other’s children (even fixin’ up a stack of PB&J’s to feed whatever children remained in their own yard come lunch time), and gave one another total breaks by assuming responsibility for the kids so grocery shopping or house cleaning could be done without loading kids in/out of the car or having them under feet. Leisurely summer afternoons were spent sipping tea…