"Jake" I replied, intent on giving my son perspective on how much his request would cost. "Do you realize that you could go to the dollar store and...
Tag: Sharon Duke Estroff
October 26, 2006 | 8:00 pm"I know what I want for my birthday," my first-grader announced upon returning from school today. "A PSP [PlayStation Portable]."
September 7, 2006 | 8:00 pm
The wedding invitation convinced me that modern moms and dads have officially lost their gumballs regarding children's birthday parties. "Master Jacob Estroff" read the ivory parchment envelope; it took a moment to register that the addressee was in fact Jakey, my 5-year-old. The...