Dear Wendy
Dear Wendy

Weekend Open Thread

Hi! Happy June. It feels like summer here even though my kids still have four more weeks of school. (NYC public schools go later than anywhere else in the country. We start late, too, and then we have off all the major holidays of five different religions, which stretches the school year to the very… Read more

On my neighborhood walk with Jackson this morning, I came across this message about two blocks from our place, and I was like, Yeah! Someone slap that on a bumper sticker. There’s really not much else to say beyond that except it’s hot here, my hair is frizzy from the unrelenting humidity, and Monday is… Read more

Yesterday, on my Facebook page I posed a question: “Those of you in relationships, what do you miss most about being single?” Of course, I’m very happily married and wouldn’t trade what I have now for anything, but there are times I do miss the convenience and simplicity of being single. Actually, what I really… Read more

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lP2LBxqDkOA Happy Friday! Is it Spring yet? No? I’m sure I speak for many of us when I say winter is about two months and three weeks too long. But I finally got some Sorel Joan of Arctic snow boots on an end-of-winter (end of winter!!) sale, so I guess it wouldn’t be too terrible… Read more

Earlier this week, I wrote a listicle called “10 Tips for Getting Along with Your College Roommate” (did you email it to all the soon-to-be college freshman in your lives and/or share it on Facebook??), which prompted some discussion about roommates in general. Someone suggested we should have a crazy roommate open thread, and, voila… Read more