Lynn Armitage
9/23/12
A woman’s best friend I finally caved in and told my kids we could get a cat. What a pushover, I know. But I did hold my “no pets” ground for a while. My reasons were quite clear...
Lynn Armitage
9/8/12
Stepsister starts driving and the nightmare begins Probably the single greatest worry for parents of teenagers, ahead of dating, drugs and pregnancy, is when their adolescent child...
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7/29/12
Lynn Armitage Is it just me or is it really HOT in here? Sadly—and prematurely—it happens to be “just me.” Seems I’ve boarded that non-stop train for menopause a wee bit early...
Lynn Armitage
7/15/12
Lynn Armitage The graduation announcement sat on my kitchen counter for a month, staring me down. What to do, what to do?...
Lynn Armitage
7/1/12
Lynn Armitage Single, With Children There’s something about the Fourth of July that reminds me of my marriage. Must be all the fireworks...
Lynn Armitage
6/24/12
Lynn Armitage I never really liked my maiden name: Overman, a German derivation I always had a hard time pronouncing...
Lynn Armitage
6/16/12
Lynn Armitage Last week, my oldest daughter dropped a bombshell. She didn’t want to spend the night at her dad’s anymore because she doesn’t sleep well there...
Lynn Armitage
6/10/12
Lynn Armitage Did you know more couples get married in June than any other time of year? What a superstitious bunch we are...
Lynn Armitage
5/25/12
Lynn Armitage At the height of the recession, when people were losing jobs left and right, I did something very courageous: I jumped into the fire (Stuck my head in the oven is mor...
Lynn Armitage
5/20/12
Lynn Armitage Paternity testing puts all doubts to rest When comedienne Paula Poundstone was once asked if she had any children, she hilariously quipped, “No, I don’t . . ...

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