June 20, 2014
But in my house, this is no longer our summer break. This is my kids’ break.
June 18, 2014
You’re there, yet again — my fourteenth summer break as a mother. And I just want to say, I love/hate you.
July 12, 2013
Back-to-school commercials give you hives.
June 11, 2013
Wait a minute. where are the science lessons at the beach?
May 28, 2013
5.You know that fake blood left over from Halloween? Yeah? Well, you know those water pistols in the garage? Guess what…
August 28, 2012
My mother used to refer to our family vacation as “trips,” which is a nice way of saying “same s–t, different location.”
June 20, 2012
It never occurred to me not to hit the ground rolling, despite my advancing age, because Debbie Kaplan started it.