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uganda be kidding who? when?

In ALL, MOVIES by Stephanie Klein10 Comments

[fblike style=”standard” showfaces=”false” width=”450″ verb=”like” font=”arial”] There’s been a no-TV during the week rule in our home since the beans were in pre-k. No TV, no movies, no iPads or …

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asking for what you want

In ALL, RAISING HOPS INTO BEERS, SUGAR & SPICE by Stephanie Klein13 Comments

[fblike style=”standard” showfaces=”false” width=”450″ verb=”like” font=”arial”] I‘ve been missing in action this summer, unplugged, offline, away from my computer and iPhone, fully enjoying my life. Actually, that’s not entirely true. …

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“this” only scrambled

In ALL, RAISING HOPS INTO BEERS, SCRAPPY by Stephanie Klein24 Comments

[fblike style=”standard” showfaces=”false” width=”450″ verb=”like” font=”arial”] Let’s start with “this.” Now, unscramble it, and you’ll begin to understand what I’ve stepped in. So, I’m pretty sure my kids ate Sour …

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gossip mom

In ALL, BOOB TUBE, MOVIES, RAISING HOPS INTO BEERS by Stephanie Klein11 Comments

[fblike style=”standard” showfaces=”false” width=”450″ verb=”like” font=”arial”] Mama drama is over, or at least, on pause, now that school’s out. At least that’s what I’ve heard from friends around the country, …

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everything we love is on loan

In ALL, FAMILY MATTERS, ILLNESS by Stephanie Klein42 Comments

Carol saved takeout containers, always sending people home with leftovers, yet somehow managing to amass a small architectural village behind her cupboard doors. A “mini-hoarder” my father used to tease. …

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make a-hole of yourself, week one

In ALL, FLORIDA by Stephanie Klein38 Comments

There’s a checklist attached to the application forms for the Nadel Center Early Childhood Education (NCECE) program at B’Nai Israel in Boca Raton. Under the masthead, “Making the transition easier …