Posts tagged "Parenting"

Separation Anxiety, Delayed Or, My son turned 21 today.

My middle son turns 21 today. Tomorrow I will go back to muttering about politics and politicians and asinine remarks. I’m sure I’ll scoff and sneer at stories coming out of the campaigns and write snarky tweets -maybe even a blog post!- and try to squeeze a full day’s work into an afternoon. It will... Read more »

Bad Hockey Parents: The Game From Hell

This past weekend, I had the unpleasant experience of suffering through the most egregious, despicable display of spectator behavior I have ever witnessed as a hockey parent. And, as the mother of two hockey players who has been to hundreds (a thousand?) youth hockey games, that is not an insignificant pronouncement. We’ve all heard the... Read more »

It's the most horrible time of the year (for parents)

“Hail, bounteous May, that doth inspire Mirth, and youth…we salute thee with our early song, And welcome thee, and wish thee long.” -John Milton Ah, May. The world is green again, the lilacs are in bloom, late afternoon brings the sounds of children playing outside and the crack of baseball bats echoing through the air.... Read more »
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