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Kids and Leash Laws

I traveled back east to visit relatives recently. Normally traveling entails an arduous sequence of airports, bad food and constant personal space invasions (and please? Stop farting on the airplane – we can’t pinpoint where it’s coming from and publicly … Continue reading

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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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Abstinence, Growing Up too Fast and Good Advice

Seems like an odd time of year to bring up the subject of sex, but it’s amazing what women talk about at these cookie exchange parties. I was chatting with a friend at one last week (while surrounded by a … Continue reading

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