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Amy's Latest Blogs

Feb.16.2011 - 11:04 am
I'm a nice, white, Jewish girl from a nice, white, Jewish city neighborhood who got engaged to a nice, white, Jewish boy from the suburbs when I was in my mid-twenties, over...
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Dec.29.2010 - 10:13 am
  I'm an anti-resolutionist.  Mostly.  Last year I resolved not to continue teaching my teenagers a lesson by waiting for them to replace a roll of toilet paper, because the...
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Dec.22.2010 - 10:31 am
In 1992 I landed a job in the admissions department of a small Lutheran college in New Jersey.  The fact that I knew nothing about college admissions wasn’t nearly as strange as...
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Nov.19.2008 - 10:04 am
Just when I get to the point of knowing exactly who the hell I am, I go and find out I should also be a brand. When I think brand, for some reason, I think of Campbell’s soup. The...
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Comments from Amy

Feb.22.2011 - 7:10 pm
In response to: The Thrill of the Vote
South Shore sounds like a great place to live - and to vote! Your experience in Hyde Park mimics mine in the suburbs...
Dec.29.2010 - 5:22 pm
In response to: Red Room's Favorite Holiday Recipes
I'm glad you enjoyed my post. Writing it meant a lot to me so the recognition is really meaningful.
Nov.17.2009 - 10:49 am
In response to: She Ain't No Hollaback Girl
I agree, Lauren. I emailed a relatively unknown author because I loved her book. I bookmarked her blog and thought I'...