Nathalie's Notes

Raising the Hardy Boys

  You guys!!We made it through an entire, tough as hell year. And now … we do … the. dance. of. joy. Remember? Balki?!Balki Bartokomous. No? Hold up, you're going to have to take second and watch this: When my ex-husband and I used to love each other, like, looooooove, love, we would do this. Okay, that's not quite true. *I* …

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I ran out of money yesterday. Like, literally, out. I’m at the checkout at Fred Meyer, with my boys who are soooo excited about their school supplies and all the possibilities of a new school year before them. (Minus the whole getting up in the morning part for Jake). I had an offer to help …

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A nationwide breakdown in communication *Edited to add: I usually post my columns here just as they ran in the paper. And, I have a lot of respect and appreciation for my editors. However, anyone who saw this one in print should know that I am mortified that the term "soccer moms" ran under my byline. …

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