Close to kids – a mixed blessing.

MOXIE COSMOS SAYS . . .

We’ve heard about “helicopter parents” who hover over their college kids.  In SOPHIE REDESIGNED readers meet her helicopter son Robin.  Chatting with my four best high school friends during their visit here last week, I am more convinced than ever that being close to your children is a mixed

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I was ironing as the world wobbled.

MOXIE COSMOS SAYS . . .The news that “Nancy Hughes” died brought with it a tornado of memories of the 1960s housewife I once was, striving to be perfect. Soon after my first child was born in 1959, I became a devotee of As the World Turns.  On November 22, 1963, the show was interrupted

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The rug was pulled out from under us.

MOXIE COSMOS SAYS . . .

Since our 50th high school class reunion, my four best high school friends and I rendezvous once a year or more.  Jean, Diane and MaryLee still live in Wisconsin, I have lived in Arizona for 49 years, and Kay is bicoastal when she and her third husband are not

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