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Prioritizing your back-to-school shopping: Kleenex, markers and an isolation tank

 

You child will need this very expensive calculator. Don’t skimp. I should have probably told you to begin saving up for it back in kindergarten.

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Turn to timeless outdoor games for summer fun

 

There will be bloody knees. There will be neighborhood kid scuffles. There will be troops of unknown children raiding your fridge.

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Dealing with mommy disasters

 

We never underestimate the potential for a thousand more mundane problems to take us out at the knees.

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In defense of crazy sports parents: Suburban Resistance

 

The next time someone calls you a “crazy sports parent,” smile and thank them. We are, it turns out, pretty awesome.

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5 teen driver safety features someone needs to invent: Suburban Resistance

 

I’d like the automotive safety engineers and tech gurus to go a bit further with safety features.

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Adventures in fishing with my 10-year-old son: Suburban Resistance

 

I’m standing ankle-deep in mud along the shore of the Conodoguinet Creek. A young angler is standing next to me, […]

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Birthday parties, past and Pinterest

 

Each child was sent home with a Woody-from-Toy Story cupcake that was so precisely iced, I assumed it had been engineered by a team of bakers at Pixar.

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5 things you learn when your child starts playing violin: Suburban Resistance

 

“Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star” will disabuse you of all illusions of grandeur.

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About This Blog

Josette Plank is raising a rumpus and living the goofy life in the Harrisburg suburbs. Hailing from the Pennsylvania hinterlands, Josette grew up in an era when cartoons aired only on Saturday mornings and gravy bread was considered a vegetable. Each week, she shares her observations of family life at home, on the road and in the school drop-off line. Email Josette at josetteplank@gmail.com. You can follow her on Facebook and at Twitter at Instagram @josetteplank.

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