Dear Fairy Godmother – I’m Stuck in the Suburbs
by Tracy Larson on October 6, 2015
Dear Fairy Godmother, This may sound strange but lately I have been having the urge to book a hotel room and sleep all weekend with room service as my only communication. Some days I even yearn to drive out of my neighborhood and not venture back for awhile. I have a house full of kids, a job, [read the full article]
What Would You Do? Your Kid Makes the Honor Roll or Team and Your Friend’s Kid Doesn’t.
by Tracy Larson on September 30, 2015
Life is competitive and when you are raising kids, it’s even worse. Things can be more difficult to deal with when a friendship is involved. How would you handle this sticky situation between friends? Our wise panelists chime in as well. “My daughter tested into Honors classes at her high school. My friend’s daughter didn’t make [read the full article]
Women, Then & Now
Women’s Hair in 1890 Compared to Now
by Tracy Larson on August 28, 2015
A woman’s hairstyle can define who she is to the world just like her clothes do. Our foremothers had fun with different hairstyles just like we do today. In fact, the “equipment” they used to get their hair in place is not that much different than todays. Here is an 1891 advertisement for a curler and [read the full article]
Who is She?
The President of the PTA
by Tracy Larson on August 26, 2015
You probably have spotted the President of the PTA roaming around the school or have read her name on forms that come home in the backpack. Do you ever wonder who this mom really is and why she is the President of the PTA? Let me introduce you to Julia, she may surprise you with the [read the full article]
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