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Summer is Here, and I Am Ready. Mostly.

I’ve seen several essays recently waxing nostalgic about summers in the 1970s and 80s, when mothers spent the season in a haze of Tab, tanning oil, and soap operas and children thrived from the benign neglect, roaming the neighborhood like … Continue reading

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Summer is Coming (and So Is Camp Pepperhouse)

And now we are at the point in the spring where I begin to panic about summer a little. That long, unbroken stretch of days with all of the children home all of the time, in which I inevitably discover … Continue reading

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