Blended

September 10, 2018

Is it good things, bad things, or emotionally exhausting things that come in threes? In the course of a week, we delivered not one, not two, but three children to college, and it was good, bad, and wiped us out. Some aspects of these drop-offs differed widely, partially because of the players and ...

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When I opened my eyes at 4:42 the other morning, I performed my daily pre-dawn ritual of counting how many kids were in the house. We had four out of five. The missing one was in College Park, Maryland, where we left him the day before.  The campus is beautiful. Every time I go, I stand at one ...

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Along with hundreds of parents in Westfield, my sons just graduated from high school (congratulations all!). It’s a funny thing being on the inside, being one of the moms who’s actually got kids in the flowy gowns. It’s a completely different vantage point than the one I’m used to; on many ...

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