The Last Disconnected Summer

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Why an admitted tech addict mourns the loss of her kids’ tech free summers.   Every summer, for the past six years, my kids have been disconnected from the digital world for seven weeks straight while they swim and bike and canoe and do every land sport imaginable at sleepaway camp. But this summer is […]

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9 Tips for Broadway Theatre Goers

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1. Shut your damn phone off.  Generations of theatre goers have survived without people being able to reach them for a few hours.  You will too.  Honestly — you’re not that important. Get over yourself. 2.  Tone Down your ‘do.  If you’re  tall, it’s one thing.  No one likes to see Lebron James scooting his way into […]

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Family Volunteer Vacation: The Prequel

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How I decided to take my family on a family volunteer trip to a Holler in West Virginia to celebrate my birthday. If you’ve ever read anything on my blog, you know this is the year I’m turning 50.  For my husband’s 50th, a few years ago, we went on a family trip to South […]

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