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Mother’s Day idea for considerate yet somewhat lazy fathers

Mother’s Day is coming May 12. Ooh, you forgot, didn’t you? It’s OK, you’ve got some time to help the kids make a gift. What? You don’t do that kind of thing? Oh. Lucky for you, the West End Park & Open Space Commission DOES do that kind of thing. From 10 a.m. to noon [...]

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And a Malibu Barbie in a pear tree

I’ve done it again. Every year, I vow in the autumn that I will NOT buy too many Christmas gifts for my girls. “Just a few things they REALLY want,” I say, “and no overindulgence.” Then it comes time, right about now, to take out of the Secret Hiding Place the toys I’ve collected for [...]

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