Monthly Archives: September 2012

THE LAST ONE FLIES THE COOP

Posted by Denise My third child left two years after the second.  Even though I knew what was to come, it does not make the separation any easier.  You make the last favorite meal, go to their favorite restaurant, take … Continue reading

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THE SECOND ONE FLIES THE COOP

Posted by Denise My second child left the following year.  He was a homebody and liked to be at home with his friends.  If you were Rory’s friend, you had to come see him.  I had boys here from 10th … Continue reading

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ONE OF MY LITTLE BIRDS LEAVES THE NEST

Posted by Denise: My daughter, Erin, was the first of three in three years.  She was my godsend.  She helped me with the other two children, at first watching them and in the later years driving them to their destinations … Continue reading

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TAKING LOUISA TO COLLEGE

Posted by Sandy. The second child to go off to college is lucky.  Crazy mom, as I have come to think of her, has reined herself in a bit after taking the first child to college.  She knows it’s going … Continue reading

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TAKING MATT TO COLLEGE

Posted by Sandy. There was always going to be tears, buckets of them.  I was the little girl in the movie theatre that was escorted out by the usher (remember ushers?) because I sobbed at the sad parts of every … Continue reading

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