I’m back from vacation but not ready to leave my Agathie Christie mysteries and sunshine behind. Luckily we’re going away again next weekend. All of these nearby family trips are a joy. We don’t spend much on travel, so we can buy lobster, instead. Things I Heard from my Kid on Vacation: Mommy does the […]Read More real life is better with breaks
C and I tagged along on a business trip with my mom. While she attended a legal conference for her very specialized legal area, C and I played in the pool, looked at the mountains, and snacked. Here are some memorable things that happened: My laptop was virtually destroyed on the plane ride west. C […]Read More What I learned on winter vacation
I don’t remember the last time we were alone together. For a couple of insanely private people, people who, for years, would not answer the phone when it rang (land line), would not answer the door if we were not expecting anyone, and had a well-established telephone ring code so the one who was home […]Read More Where’s my kid?