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Archive: May 27, 2007 - June 2, 2007

The Debate: The Allison Stokke Story

Have you heard about Allison Stokke yet? Seen her picture? If not, you may be one of the few. Earlier this week, The Post's Eli Saslow wrote about how a simple photo taken at a high-school track meet has turned into an Internet legend -- and given the teenager much...

By Stacey Garfinkle | June 1, 2007; 7:10 AM ET | Comments (86)

Let's Go Swimming

The swimming pools have opened -- YAY! -- and we spent a fair amount of time in a few of them over the weekend. I spent a significant amount of my childhood in pools and have always insisted that my kids be in the water at early ages to be...

By Stacey Garfinkle | May 31, 2007; 7:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

Kindergarten's Not Just Play Anymore

Kindergarten is fast approaching in our household. A part of me can't wait to have the transition to a new school done and over with. We attended the open house and talked briefly with the kindergarten teachers. My son's been to the 20-minute orientation where he met and played with...

By Stacey Garfinkle | May 30, 2007; 7:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

Some Parents Make It Home...

Memorial Day weekend coverage was filled with tear-jerker stories of parents, sons and daughters who have died in the Iraq War. In the Newsweek video series, Voices of the Fallen, Michael Mundell's wife talks about her husband as a father. His children, full of sadness, read from the letters he...

By Stacey Garfinkle | May 29, 2007; 9:19 AM ET | Comments (0)


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