Why I Don’t Want to Be Friends with My Kids’ Friends’ Parents (Published in Kveller)

I learned my lesson the hard way years ago: I don’t seek out friendships with my kids’ friends’ parents. When my son was 9 years old, he befriended two boys whose mothers were close friends. Inevitably we got sucked into Continue reading Why I Don’t Want to Be Friends with My Kids’ Friends’ Parents (Published in Kveller)

Emily Post Rant: Part I

For years I’ve lamented the endemic lack of manners that I’m faced with on a daily basis. My friends joke that I am the modern Emily Post. While I’m sure I would be expelled from Finishing School by the end Continue reading Emily Post Rant: Part I