Entries from April 2010

Girlfriends’ Guide to Teenagers: Momma Does Coachella!

April 23rd, 2010 · Comments Off

Ok, so maybe I wasn’t really the very oldest person at the three-day festival in the Indio desert last weekend, but I was certainly the most improbable person in the daily crowd of 78,000. I missed Woodstock, but in my teens I had more than my share of dusty and reckless rock bacchanalias. I saw […]


Girlfriends’ Guide to Teenagers: School Bullies Hit Parents Where It Hurts

April 2nd, 2010 · Comments Off

I’ve been working on this blog since the beginning of the week when 9 teenagers were finally indicted for various crimes that appear to have led to the suicide of Phoebe Prince. Phoebe, for those of you who don’t know, was a 15 year-old freshman and new student from Ireland at a middle class Massachusetts […]