Posted in August 2012

Sadly, this is our generation.

Before the Olympics coverage tonight NBC had a segment with Tom Brokaw about the British experience during WWII. It was such a great profile about the trials and difficulties faced by the British during the war. And it was so striking that each commercial break began with a commercial for “The Voice” or “America’s Got … Continue reading

7 Quick Takes Vol. 12

— 1 — I’m back from a little “break” during which time I really didn’t have anything to write about! — 2 — My husband has some work to do in Pittsburgh (he is collaborating with some colleagues) and baby and I are tagging along. We are excited! Hubby and I are looking forward to … Continue reading

Making mommy friends is hard

Today I’m getting ready because friends are coming over for dinner. We’re having pulled-pork sandwiches (recipe follows), roasted veggies and a salad. My friend is bringing dessert. As I was getting the house ready this morning, I got to thinking about how difficult it can sometimes be to make mommy friends, and I think I … Continue reading