Monthly Archives: February 2010


So last week was our mid-winter break and we spent it, woo-hoo, in a fancy resort on the Yucat√°n peninsula. We lolled about on lounge chairs, sipping cocktails and soaking up the sun while the grandchildren shrieked and splashed in … Continue reading

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Artist Boy, evolving

My son Artist Boy, now 14 years old, was… I don’t want to say difficult, exactly… but he was a complicated toddler. For one thing, he didn’t play with toys. (Being a new mom, I blamed the toys: Don’t these … Continue reading

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