Vaccines Vs Vanity: My Quest for a New Happy Place

Ah, the hair salon. A woman's happy place. Where else can you go and sit for 3 hours, enjoy some pleasant conversation AND a scalp massage, and come away feeling all shiny and new? It's been nearly four months since I visited a salon. Not because I couldn't get an appointment - I've booked two, …

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3 Easy Teacher Gift Ideas. (er, that’s easy gifts…not easy teachers…)

It's that time of year again, Friends: No more pencilsNo more booksNo more teachers'Dirty looks! Though I propose we amend the rhyme slightly to keep up with the times... No more laptopsNo more meetsNo more sitting on my butt all.day.long staring at a screen and forgetting to unmute myself and asking students to turn their …

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Does Your Child Have Special Needs?

Still. No. Baby. Today is the wee one's official due date.  Since getting up this morning, I have scrubbed and polished the kitchen (what is it about a clean sink and clear countertop that give me so much peace??), laundered our bedding, shaved my legs (with GREAT difficulty), done my hair and make-up, stocked the …

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