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Do we have to talk about Rob Kardashian?

Not 24 hours before Rob Kardashian lost his mind and secured his place in history as a despicable ex-boyfriend, several of us parent types were sitting on a back deck and talking about the very topic of revenge porn. We all have teenagers and this topic—the online humiliation of an …

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Mom on the Move

Lives: Baltimore Children: Marcus (8) Occupation: Administrative and Program Support, National Institutes of Health; writer, blogger, speaker and advocate How did you first become involved in nationwide LISTEN TO YOUR MOTHER (LTYM) show? LTYM is a live 90-minute show featuring readings by local writers on all facets of motherhood. Each …

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Put Down That Device!

The other day, I jumped in the van to head to the grocery store and got down the street before I noticed I’d left my phone charging at home. Once I realized it, I felt like I was missing a limb and had to resist the urge to turn around …

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Notre Dame Preparatory School’s 150th: Where a Gateway Opens

September 22, 1873  Opened school with 69 pupils. We were obliged to extend the vacation to this time, instead of the first Monday in September, as usual, because the building could not be sufficiently prepared before this date…As this new institution was considered quite the attractive novelty, there were constantly a great many …

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