Call me, maybe?

It usually starts with heavy breathing, but if you wait long enough, you’ll be rewarded by a few tremulous and stuttered words. By eight years of age, children should be able to facilitate their own playdates. To do so, however, requires endless amounts of coaxing, encouragement and lessons on that old-fashioned machine called the telephone.…

The fonder heart

Surprisingly few of us have the benefit of a spouse at home, every night, forever. Living with a spouse who travels for work, or who works ‘in camp’ is the pits. There's a lot I miss when my husband is away ...