NEW YORK - When I became pregnant with my daughter, now 4, I didn't even own a smartphone. I did most of my pregnancy research with my desktop computer and those pregnancy books that nearly every first-time mom reads.
Now, baby No.
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WASHINGTON - When it comes to baby names, blending in is out, and standing out is in.
School is almost out and the thought of long summer days stretched out doing nothing lurk in the backs of many kids' minds. However, the reality is that about a week into vacation many begin to complain, "I'm bored.
One of the most unforgettable calls I have ever received came from a woman I had never met. This mother had endured such severe parental pain that just hearing her describe it nearly moved me to tears.
■ The Soldotna Chamber of Commerce next meets May 20 at Froso's Restaurant. RSVP to 262-9814 required.
■ The Kenai Chamber of Commerce next meets at noon on May 21 at Kenai Catering (formerly the Merit Inn).
How was your Easter ham? I hope it was lovely. Let me tell you about ours.
The week before, we had cooked a ham, and after we ate several meals from it, my wife began fixing ham-bone soup, a staple post-ham meal in our house.