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12 Things Only Parents of Pubescent Kids Understand

Well, hello there, Puberty. It’s been a while. What’s new, you ask? Let’s see, I have an 11-year-old son — oh, wait. That’s right. You know him. 232 more words

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Harry Potter Birthday Recap

This morning I feel like I tangled with a Blast-Ended Skrewt.  Probably because yesterday I celebrated the birthday of The Boy Who Lived (not a boy anymore, he turned 34 yesterday).  1,085 more words

Tween

Mental Hygiene

Last Friday, I was gulping down my second cup of coffee, dressed uncharacteristically in creased slacks and heeled sandals at a meeting for work, sitting between a dear friend and a new acquaintance. 689 more words

The Call of the Wild is out now!

A super-cool party or a save-the-orangutan fundraiser – that’s the choice facing Phoebe Wright in my newest Choose Your Own Ever After story – The Call of the Wild…

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The Call of the Wild is out now!

A super-cool party or a save-the-orangutan fundraiser – that’s the choice facing Phoebe Wright in my newest Choose Your Own Ever After story – The Call of the Wild…

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Gamer Abbreviations -- "AFK"

Apparently this is something every gamer knows: AFK means Away From Keyboard. And according to my son, that means they have to go #1 or #2. 33 more words

Adolescence

Review: "Ella Enchanted" by Gail Carson Levine

“I wished she’d never stop squeezing me. I wished I could spend the rest of my life as a child, being slightly crushed by someone who loved me.” 286 more words

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