At first there just was e-mail. It was really slow. I could connect with friends, and they’d write back, chat daily with little programs, before real life set in. Then jobs got in the way, we moved apart and never were quite the same. E-mails exchanged more slowly now, a reply every now and then. […]
It’s the waiting. Waiting for them to smile, or roll, or walk. Or talk.
For the fever to break. To see if you can visit family or if you’re stuck at home. On Thanksgiving…
and pretty much decimate all your grand plans for sneaky Santa adventures over the weekend.
Possibly having to cancel a baby’s birthday party…
But not […]
Topic: You are given unlimited funds and a fabulous team of programmers and told to create your own social networking platform.Tell us all about your ideal, fictional social media site.
Let’s face it, if you need to stay in contact with people, and you’re not a phone person, Facebook is probably your go-to means of contact. […]
A couple of years ago, my husband’s work went from requiring a simple assessment of weight and height, exercise, etc. (which they paid us in gift cards to complete, by the way) to a penalizing system where if you do NOT complete it, then you pay more for health insurance. Carrot, meet stick. Not only […]
It’s that time, for our first parent teacher conference. We’ve had downs, we’ve had ups. We want her more engaged, more challenged, and are going to ask for that. Because you don’t challenge someone who can read 4th grade books (or higher) by asking them to read Kindergarten books to other Kindergarteners. She can already […]