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Not content to keep our lives as uncomplicated as possible, Dick and I chose the less-trodden path when it came to selecting a public school for Adam to attend Kindergarten . Rather than choosing the brand new school we can see from our backyard, the path we chose has led us to, what we call [...]

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I try to avoid being too sentimental in my writing, but sometimes a girl just needs to indulge a little.  Please forgive the lack of raw and the overdose of cream & sugar in today’s raw drip.  I know it’s a jarring shift in tone, reflective of hormonal surges and an annoying lack of good coffee & chocolate in [...]

The onslaught of summer birthdays begins soon and as Adam is fond of reminding us, we will not be getting off easily this year.  He’s made it clear: he expects a full-blown multi-day celebration with parades, hot air balloons, trumpets, stallions, the entire contents of the FAO Schwartz flag ship store on 5thAvenue – you [...]