Inappropriate? Only if You Know What it Means
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Inappropriate? Only if You Know What it Means

Life is all about stories, and what we make of these stories changes every time we tell them or hear them. Inappropriate doesn’t exist in a vacuum. Inappropriate deserves more respect than that.

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Family Movies

Why is Saying Goodbye So Dang Hard?

My ideal self would wink and say “so-long.” This fantasy self would slowly walk away with easy confidence and at least the appearance of self-assured resolve. But the true self? Hell, it barely makes it out the front door.

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Family Kids Music

Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, or the Grateful Dead: Does it Matter When You’re Three?

Matters of musical taste from a 3-year-old’s perspective

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Family Medicine

Wayne’s World, Wigs, Wecovery and Wesilience

I look exactly and uncomfortably like Garth Algar from Wayne’s World when I wear my wife’s wig. This may sound sort of clichéd and confessional (i.e. “Hi, my name is Steve, and I like to wear my wife’s wig”) but that’s not what this is about. The fact is, a few weekends back, my whole family took turns wearing my wife’s hairpiece. My 9 year old looked sort of retro, like a new member of the B-52’s without the mini-skirt.…