Blog Archives for tag 1980s

The Duke and Duchess of Prom

“Oh, Mom,” my daughter Anna crooned dreamily on the way home from Junior Prom last Saturday. “We went outside for… Continue reading »

Back to School Fashion Fears

Unfortunately, I remember just about everything from middle school, from the Smurfs puffy stickers on my locker to that humiliating… Continue reading »

Spring Break, Eighties Style

“Don’t crush the groceries!” I yelled as my teenage son smashed the car top carrier lid closed. With everything for… Continue reading »

A Midsummer Night’s Scheme

On any given summer night, the teens of our great nation take to the streets of their respective towns in… Continue reading »

Putting the Hammer Down

It was the spring of 1984. It took the mercy of my brother and the desperation of his girl-starved friends,… Continue reading »

The Duke and Duchess

It was the spring of 1983.  I had only been asked out a couple of times since my first disappointing… Continue reading »

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