It’s Monday again, so it’s time to go down memory lane. What were you up to four years ago, during the dog days of summer, 2007? That summer, my extended family rented a house in Outer Banks, NC.
A year ago, Universal usurped some of Disney World’s claim at the Most Magical Place on Earth when they opened The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at their Orlando, Fla., Islands of Adventure Park. Despite being a huge Harry Potter geek and living less than two hours away, it took me a year to make […]
In 1981, my family moved from the east coast to the midwest and thus began our twice annual (some years more) tradition of the 12-hour road trip. We’d leave at o-dark-thirty and drive east on I-80 until evening. We sat in the back seat of our pea green Buick Skylark playing games like “the alphabet […]
This past weekend was my daughter’s fall break from school. Does a kindergartener really need a “break” per se? I don’t know, but I’m sure her teacher appreciated a few days away from her charges.