Coffee Break

The NYTimes Happy Days: The Pursuit of What Matters in Troubled Times blog always makes interesting reading; the most recent post, by Tim Kreider, contains this funny gem of a paragraph (among others): Most of my married friends now have children, the rewards of which appear to be exclusively intangible and, like the mysteries ofContinue reading “Coffee Break”

Food For Thought…

First grade.  Those first few weeks as the family transitions back into the school year schedule can be a killer.  Elder Girleen has bags under her eyes like she’s been cramming for a final, but honest, Ms. M the First Grade Teacher, she’s in bed by eight!   Last night, though, I know she wasContinue reading “Food For Thought…”