Entries from May 2010

Girlfriends’ Guide to Teenagers: Smells Like Teen Spirit—All Over My House!

May 21st, 2010 · Comments Off

Last Friday, I titled my blog, “We’ll Remember Always, Graduation Day” and was told several times by readers that I needed to clean up my syntax. Really?? Doesn’t anyone remember the Beach Boys’ cover of a song that was first made popular by my mother’s heartthrobs, the Four Freshmen? It’s a song title, people! So, […]


Girlfriends’ Guide to Teenagers: “We’ll Remember Always Graduation Day”

May 14th, 2010 · Comments Off

I never pictured myself one of those sentimental mothers who would add emotional significance to Senior Prank Night or Mystery Night. I felt more contemporary than that; I could relate to the excitement and sense of anarchy that accompanied the sigh of relief and pride in surviving the gauntlet of high school and college. But […]