Clothing and budget ponderings

My daughter stopped by tonight to shop my closet for interview clothes. Several months of disciplined healthier eating and regular exercise has reshaped her, and she felt none of her existing interview-appropriate clothes fit well enough or were appropriate. I have clothes ranging in sizes from 8 to 16, so there were plenty of choices.…

Aging – dinosaurs, televisions, dress codes

Whenever I have one of those reality bites moments about getting older, 2┬ádefining moments come to mind: C, at age 7 and showing me a book she had gotten from the school library on the┬áplesiosaurus, asking me if I had ever seen one in person. While I comfort myself that my daughter had not real…