What Mother’s Feared in the 70s….

I was talking with a young friend on FB last night, whose 10 year old is demanding that she let him have a Faceboook account.  He is of course using that age old excuse of Everybody is doing it.  She’s not buying it. But it got me to thinking of the things mother’s feared in… Continue reading What Mother’s Feared in the 70s….


Just 15 minutes….

"Just 15 minutes. You couldn't have waited 15 minutes." We had that discussion every year, for you see, I'd missed her 10th birthday by 15 minutes. I was born at 11:45 and I am sure at 10 she was excited that I was going to be born on her birthday. But alas, I came the… Continue reading Just 15 minutes….