Category: Danielle Wilson

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Opinion: Parenting ain’t easy

Commentary by Danielle Wilson When does parenting get easy? I thought that once my kids grew out of the croup-prone, communication-challenged phase, I’d be set. Then I was certain that when my oldest could...

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Opinion: Too much attention

Commentary by Danielle Wilson I don’t know about most women, but I appreciate the occasional catcall. A hearty whistle from the construction site as I jog by. An enthusiastic honk from the landscape truck...

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Opinion: Dance mom excitement

Commentary by Danielle Wilson Get your mooches up, people! Football may be winding down but competitive dance is just getting started. Woot, woot! Yes, it’s true. I’ve reached the point in every dance mom’s...

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Opinion: Post office problems

Commentary by Danielle Wilson Well, it finally happened. That stress-induced meltdown I knew was lurking behind the twinkle lights, cheese plates and vacuumed-up tinsel emerged this morning. Read on, my friends, for a tale...

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Opinion: Resolutions for 2016

Commentary by Danielle Wilson I made it! I survived the Christmas madness in one piece, and there was only one moment when I thought I might go Chernobyl on the fam. Low expectations, my...

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Opinion: Stop needing me!

Commentary by Danielle Wilson Sometimes I just don’t want to be needed. Maybe it’s the holidays, but I am literally about to shiv the next person who asks for breakfast, a back rub, help...

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Opinion: Turn it off

Doo and I visited New York City a while back, and because I’d never seen a Broadway production, I insisted we get tickets to a show. We decided on “The Book of Mormon,” and...

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Opinion: Holiday guidelines

How are your holidays going? Have you lowered your expectations like I advised last week? If not, no worries. You’ve still got time to plan for the worst. Additionally, might I suggest a few...

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Opinion: Holiday expectations

Low expectations, my friends. That’s what we all need to have heading into the Christmas festivities if we are to survive the next few weeks. Don’t plan the perfect dinner, don’t anticipate a healthy...