Tag Archives: tween

Camp finale… sad goodbyes

Although it seems like yesterday, eight years ago I dropped my baby girl off at camp when she was only four years old. With a ton of excitement and lots of anxiety I left her at the park with counselors … Continue reading

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Father Daughter Shopping Trip

Recently my 11 year old daughter asked if we could go to the store to buy new underwear.  I considered this a pretty innocuous request and really didn’t pay it that much attention. Okay so we will go to the … Continue reading

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Do you think the fashion gene skips a generation?

I always wonder whether fashion sense is a gene. Doesn’t it seem like some people are just born knowing the latest trends and who the hot designer is. Some people just know how to put their clothes together and they … Continue reading

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To Pierce or Not to Pierce… that is the question

Several months ago my daughter Caroline approached my husband and I with a question. Her common introduction to these queries is, “Can I ask you a question?” Whenever I hear this phrase or see it in a text my stomach … Continue reading

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