SoLongPTA Empty Nest Blog
SoLongPTA Empty Nest Blog

THE COVID QUIZ

also known as “IT’S A TAKE-HOME TEST, duh” Lots of funny questions have kept us sane lately.  “What day is it?”  “How many months are in April?”  “Is drugstore hair color the devil-in-a-bottle?”  But what we really want to know: “When

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RE-NESTING COVID STYLE

also known as “PANDEMICS ARE FOR THE BIRDS” So here we are, 2020, the year of the Worldwide Pandemic.  Or does “pandemic” mean worldwide?(I’ll google later) It’s real and scary, and I feel deeply for those who are compromised or in

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My 2020 WORD In Urban Dictionary

also known as “WELL THAT COULD’VE BEEN EMBARRASSING” WORD OF THE YEAR is apparently THE THING OF THE YEAR. So, of course, I was all over it. After throwing away 3 or 4 perfectly good words, I realized IT didn’t

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Smells Like Teen Spirit

also known as “KEEP-THROW-MARIE KONDO” I’ve often wondered what I would find in my kid’s rooms.  Now I know, and now I wish I had never looked. So, there was HALLOWEEN.   The light-hearted kickoff to The Motherload of Holiday Gatherings. 

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Don’t Teach Your Kids To Do Laundry

also known as “DARN YOU STANFORD” Me dropping my baby off at COLLEGE. Well, that’s what it felt like.  We left John 2,391 miles from home, at “The Farm”, his dream school, STANFORD UNIVERSITY-Palo Alto, California. THIS is the guy

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Freedom Of The Nest

also known as “KIDS GONE? GAME ON!” Panic! At The Disco?”  What about ”Panic! Here At Home-O!” Are you sending your baby out into the world or the last one off to college?  Empty Nester Newbie?  Yep, me too. Now

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