Category Archives: Children

Am I Fun Deficient?

Several days ago my husband and I were at the grocery store together.  As the clerk began scanning our purchases, he asked, “Do anything fun lately?” I was at a loss for words.  I prefer minimal conversation from cashiers because it … Continue reading

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Separate Vacations

I never thought I’d be the type.  I love my husband and my kids, and I love being with them.  So why would I even think about taking separate vacations? The idea germinated in January while we were in Kansas … Continue reading

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“No Child Left Behind” Testing

It’s that time of year again.  Time to test all the children in the country to comply with the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB).  In Colorado, this comes in the form of the dreaded Colorado Student Assessment Program (CSAP . … Continue reading

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We Need Counseling

For anyone keeping track, my husband and I got past the Wal-Mart incident.  He apologized profusely and sincerely and even bought me flowers (even though his recollection of events differs from mine).  But then we got into an even worse … Continue reading

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