It was a quintessential American moment. My son and his classmates filed into their high school gymnasium as the school band played “Pomp and Circumstance.” I quickly spotted my son among the sea of red caps and gowns. I’d recognize his familiar gait anywhere. I was overcome with so many emotions at once.… Read More Boys in the Band
Last night I attended my niece Sabrina’s high school graduation. Being a mom of two girls aged 2 and 4, it’s not often I get to blog about a direct experience in teenager-related milestones, so I thought this would be a fun opportunity for me. I think the last high school graduation I attended… Read More Thoughts of a mom of young kids watching her niece graduate from high school.
Before I sat down to write this week, I googled to see if any of the other CT Working Moms had ever written a post called It Takes a Village. Sure enough, Marie was thanking her village just two weeks ago! I’ll admit I’m a bit behind on reading my blog sisters’ posts, but I… Read More A Weekend To Remember
When you really think about it, the whole scenario is ridiculous — a recipe for disaster. You meet someone, and no matter how well you think you know him/her, even if you’ve been together for years before making it official, you still don’t know how s/he will react in every situation. You just hope his/her reaction… Read More Why Do We Do It?