Tag Archives: family

Hats Off To Mom

An epic convergence of all things maternal took place over the weekend, with a celebration of my mom’s 70th birthday on Saturday, followed by Mother’s Day on Sunday.  The birthday party was a Kentucky Derby theme, with roses, mint juleps … Continue reading

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We Were Liars

We Were Liars by E. Lockhart (2014) The bad news is that summer is coming to a close.  The good news is that there’s still time to squeeze in one more terrific summer read.  In fact, one quiet afternoon may … Continue reading

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Still Got It

Most of the time, I think of myself as a typical mom:  chronically tired, several seasons behind in fashion trends and forever wondering what to make for dinner.  But once in a while, something happens that makes me think maybe, … Continue reading

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Follow Your Own Path

Have you met families in which everyone seems to like all the same things?  You know, the kind of people who say, “We took the kids skiing and they ALL loved it!” or “The girls can hardly WAIT to go … Continue reading

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