Diminishing Innocence of Youth – Still Looking for the ‘Pause’ Button

Today is Princess Nagger’s last day of school, last day of 5th Grade. Where has the time gone?! Since she is going to a school where ‘Elementary’ is Kindergarten through 6th Grade (like it was when I was a kid, … Continue reading

“Work” is a Four-Letter Word

Work.  It’s literally a four-letter word, isn’t it?  My first ‘job’ was when I was 12 years old.  You guessed it, as a babysitter.  The family that I babysat for was conveniently located just across the street from our house, … Continue reading