Birthdays, in our family, are celebrated in many ways. One thing we do is the celebrant is allowed to pick how we spend a weekend day. Junior, newly 14, decided we should go bowling. Bowling is a fantastic activity for families with kids, as evidenced by the clientele in our local alley today. It’s relatively […]
I am an experienced traveler. Patience is not my strong suit, but I know how to wait. I once killed six hours on the Russian – Mongolian boarder reading Tolstoy and trying not to worry about whether the guards would want a bribe. Since she was little, my daughter has been a good traveler too. Gone […]
In a few days I am going to get on a plane and leave this country. There was a time when I was something of a globe trotter. My most famous trip to date was the 10 months I spent backpacking with my husband on a journey that, among other things, took us on a […]
“Time went by. The children’s language school closed…My go-to online French bookstore in France stopped shipping to the U.S., and taking French lessons became too expensive to keep up for myself. It was time for alternative measures.”
This is an original post to JerseyMomsBlog.com by Veronica Samuels.