Yearning for the back to school years

It’s been 10 years since I finished high school (really?), and more than six since I graduated from college. And yet every year when it’s that time – back to school time – I get a little bit of wistfulness and anticipation, as if I were going to be one of the millions of kids getting onContinue reading “Yearning for the back to school years”


Snow days then…and snow days now.

Ten years ago or so, a snow day in Cincinnati, Ohio, was a great thing. Yay!! I would scream at the top of my lungs as I finally saw Loveland City Schools – Closed, scroll across the bottom of the local newscast. (Insert that ripping sound a record makes when you stop it quickly.) WhoContinue reading “Snow days then…and snow days now.”