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Erika Petrelli \\ Jul 17, 2012 9:46:57 AM


Ah, summer. Cookouts and swimming pools; hot days and lazy nights. And, of course, fireflies. Beacons of summer, the dazzling lights that dance among backyards and through fields. It’s no wonder...

Erika Petrelli \\ Jul 10, 2012 12:00:14 PM

Angel Whisperer

Watching the U.S Open in golf recently, it occurred to me that in another life I’d like to be a golf caddy.

Erika Petrelli \\ Jul 3, 2012 10:55:23 AM

Shark Attack

My mom and I once almost got attacked by a shark, sort of.

Erika Petrelli \\ Jun 26, 2012 2:02:02 PM

Ghost Story

What’s real and what’s fiction?

Erika Petrelli \\ Jun 19, 2012 4:21:25 PM


Sometimes life is not funny.  Not. Funny.

Erika Petrelli \\ Jun 12, 2012 3:32:31 PM


At a meeting the other day, a very astute colleague made an off-hand comment about how she sometimes still feels like she’s waiting for something, for life to start.

Erika Petrelli \\ Jun 5, 2012 1:48:18 PM


My kids moved into their new classrooms yesterday. For my son, this meant moving from being an “Infant” to a “Young Toddler”. This milestone means nothing more than moving into a classroom right...

Erika Petrelli \\ May 22, 2012 4:15:01 PM


At not-quite-four years old, my daughter has already acquired an awareness of a well known horror: “the mean girl”.

Erika Petrelli \\ May 15, 2012 12:03:36 PM


The other day I was leaving a store equipped with automated doors—the kind that open as you walk toward them, leaving you with no greater job but to keep walking. I was literally millimeters away...

Erika Petrelli \\ May 8, 2012 11:54:51 AM

The T-Shirt

I have a “t-shirt” that I adore. My husband would laugh at the use of the word “t-shirt” (which is why I am lovingly surrounding it with quotes) because it is better described as a thin willowy...