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Mommy/Daddy Houses Need Not Apply

But eleven hundred square feet and a front stoop could work

Photo by Zac Gudakov on Unsplash

We had a couple of hours to kill before the New York Giants game one Sunday, so I took the boys to look at houses. Not because we’re tired of the cows or the snakes or the spooked polo ponies that occasionally run up onto our front porch, do a…




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Susan McCorkindale

Susan McCorkindale

Rugby mom, soccer mom, author, hopeless optimist. Reach me at

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