My youngest son is about to leave for the second year of his college education. Many of my friends are in a similar position, about to send the kid­dies off to the meat grinder that is “almost real life.” A lot of moms of younger chil­dren, you know cute little ones, are looking at me […]

I now have two kids in college. There will be time to reflect on this new phase of our family life but that time is not today. Today, I’m so mad I could spit nails. You see, I ordered the college books with the kids. Our older son’s books arrived at our doorstep the other […]