As I begin the great Thanksgiving cook-fest, with the feast looming less than twenty-four hours in my future, I thought I’d wipe off my hands on the dish towel and turn from the stove for a few moments to give thanks. Read more
My husband received a phone call several weeks ago from a woman who advised him to “check out his wife online.” The call precipitated nothing more than a laugh over dinner for us, but it made me start thinking. Namely, about who made the call. Read more
On Monday, I had the most disquieting experience of not being able to get to my child.
A little more than an hour before I was to pick up The Boy at school, I received one of those insanely frightening emergency line calls from his school. You know the ones; they are prerecorded and a computer calls all the parents and emergency contact numbers at once so all the mommies and daddies can panic at the same time. Read more