Monthly Archives: November 2014

Talking Turkey and Gratitude

For those of us fortunate enough to sit down tomorrow at a turkey-and-fixings laden table with friends and family, I have one sincere wish. I hope that amidst the talk of football and politics and “when can we have pumpkin … Continue reading

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Kids Will Be Kids

Boys will be boys. True. Girls will be girls. True as well. Kids will be kids. True again. I’ve been thinking a lot about these ideas recently, most likely because so much recent media attention has focused on hazing and bullying … Continue reading

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You might as well as laugh…

I have written before about the fact that what parents say is not always what children hear (Baseball and Ballet). We’ve all been there: we say something, our words enter the scrambled brains of our adolescents, and they respond in … Continue reading

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