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Back To School, Kiddies!

For parents, it’s officially the most wonderful time of the year. Children have returned to school and all the burdens of them running wild, extra tons of food and snacks, late nights, sleep overs, and the relentless burden of “I’m bored! Give me something to DO!” are now officially over. For the next few weeks there will be a collective “whoosh” ringing about the town as parents breathe a collective sigh of relief when they walk into their homes and find out that for the first time since the beginning of the summer vacation their house isn’t torn to shreds. And for those who have teenagers, they can now breathe easier (slightly) knowing that their children’s exploits are now at least vaguely curtailed by (more…)