Tag Archives: Child

Why Middle School Peer Pressure Justifies UGG Boots

I grew up poor, and at a very inconvenient time fashion-wise. You see, I come from the era of preppy, the land of Izod polo shirts and flat front chinos. This was the uniform of choice for my popular, well-to-do … Continue reading

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Suzy Lamb…Why Lovies Matter

This is Suzy Lamb. She joined our family on Christmas Eve, 1976 – a gift from my dad. She was no doubt an afterthought – a quick, last-minute purchase at some out-of-the-way discount toy store – by a dad whose … Continue reading

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Expectant Parent of an Honor Roll Student

I received this from my daughter yesterday: …followed by an email from the school’s volunteer coordinator, who wrote: There will be a recognition event for all the kiddo’s that achieved Honor Roll (3.5 GPA or greater) next Wednesday (12/14) during 4th … Continue reading

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