11 #Awesomesauce Mom Observations about the Care and Feeding of Teenage Boys

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They will not, under any circumstances, take Women’s Multivitamins. I believe this is rooted in an unspoken fear of sprouting Fallopian Tubes.   If you take them on a Very Special Pilgrimage to the home site of your favorite childhood book—say for example “Anne of Green Gables”—one of … [Read more...]

Literary Crush Book Club #1: “Brooklyn” by Colm Toibin, a Book About Homesickness

Brooklyn #1

NOTE: For those who wanted to join the Literary Crush Book Club, I am actually starting it NOW. The physical component in Grand Rapids did read and meet and discuss "Summer of My German Soldier," but soon afterwards, I was swept away by a family emergency. Then I started my Downton Abbey recaps, and … [Read more...]