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Parenting

My One Advice to Parents: Don’t Read!

Facebook is annoying in many, many ways. Not only do you have to put up with the so-in-love friend, the bragging friend, the friend-of-questionable-political-leanings, and the football enthusiast, there is the onslaught of memes and ecards that makes me contemplate defriending everyone on a weekly basis. Who would have guessed that Buddha could make me […]

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Parenting

Failing, and Failing, and Failing

“I am at the end of my rope,” I think, again. The phrase has come to me at least once a day for the last two years, and with it, the realization that, in that case, I just have to find more rope. The thing about being a parent is that you can’t be at […]

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Pop Culture

Why I Love TV’s Lady Losers

Taking a long hard look at my life, I have to admit, I feel like a loser. It’s OK. You don’t have to tell me that it can’t be as bad as all that. Stats are stats.

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Life

Tough Luck, Tough Love; Both of Them Come to Jersey

I could hardly wait for the season opener of Real Housewives of New Jersey! Those gals are brassy, and I like a little brass. But ballsy Jersey gals aside, I was particularly interested to see what became of Albie Manzo and his law school dilemma.