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"I was the sun,
the kids were my planets"
a beautiful short essay
by Beverly Beckham
(published in The Boston Globe)
Marshall Duke, Professor of Psychology at Emory University, delivers this popular annual talk to parents on the changes to expect with college-aged children. Humorous. Smart. Riveting.
a few small offerings for when your child leaves
video by amy k.r. music by Queens of the Stone Age
I sang the song "Up, Up and Away" (by The 5th Dimension) to my kids at bedtime every night for years, so I'd say it's the perfect song to end with here. xo amy