was formerly Editor-in-Chief of Becoming
Family, a magazine that underscored the
joy and beauty of family. It offered ideas, advice and
encouragement, together with inspiring stories of families
striving to grow stronger. Becoming Family's
guiding ideal was that the family is the origin of life,
the most basic of human communities, and society's principal
teacher of values and virtues.
"You are not only making memories . .
. you are the memories. In a deep subconscious, unarticulated
place a parent stays with his or her child . . . forever."