Renewing my vows

Um, yeah, not those! come on… For the record, I don’t believe any of the parenting experiences which I share in my blog are necessarily unique. What I mean is that all parents have kid issues, I’m just sharing mine and my perspective. I vow to my kids; not literally you see, but in my […]

Sophie’s Choice

Ok, so that’s a very dramatic title, but you’ll get my point. I have been waiting for this for forever, not exactly waiting, but more like anticipating or expecting. Saturday is Jason’s 15th birthday. I know it’s Yom Kippur (which actually exacerbates the whole thing) but while I do respect the holiday, we don’t typically […]

Nice try, Mom

I have not blogged in a very long time. I suppose it’s a combination of distraction, lack of focus, lack of material worth blogging about. I think on some level the need to share about Bryan has slowed down. Some of the issues that we faced when he was younger, the constant worry, craziness and […]

I’d like to use one of my lifelines

Sometimes just the sight of your own child can take you over the rainbow. We had scheduled another whirlwind visiting day weekend. We flew up to NYC on Friday and got to Bryan’s camp around 2. When they went to get him and this tall, slim, teenager appeared saying “I can see your phone” I […]

Every picture tells a story

I admit it, I am a little bit obsessed with looking on the boys camp websites for photos. I’m not alone, right? You do it too, yes? So here’s the thing about the pictures, they are very revealing and often tell you a lot more about how your kid is doing than a letter, a […]