Entries by Serene Stevens

Do Needles Always Hurt?

This past Wednesday I took my 3-year old daughter, “Beanie” to the doctor for her annual physical. It is that time of year again when doctor forms have to filled out and immunizations have to be given. Side bar: Thank God for her school reminding me when her medical form is about to expire. I […]

Laugh at Yourself

Tuesday morning started the way pretty much every morning begins in my home. The iPad alarm went off at 5:30am. I hit snooze repeatedly until I eventually dragged myself out of bed at 6:15am, reminding myself that I have to go to bed earlier the night before. Doing loads of laundry, a sink full of […]

T’was the Night Before Fifth Grade

This “Back to School Eve”, my 10 year old son, “Munchkin”, made my heart smile. My children, more times than not, do things that impress me. They oftentimes make me proud with the decisions they make and how they navigate themselves in certain circumstances. However, on the night before the first day of school, I […]

Review Time: Fuerza Bruta

Show: Fuerza Bruta Location: Daryl Roth Theater- 101 E 15th St New York, NY 10003 United States My Show Time: 7pm I may be getting old. Wow, this is powerful. I may be overthinking this. I’m a little confused. I’m very confused. These were the thoughts that raced through my mind as I stood there in […]

Make a Splash!

On Wednesday evening , just like any other day of the week, I left from work at 5pm to pick up my daughter (we call her “Bean”) from the day care. On this particular day however, I was more exhausted than I remember being in a very long time.  Work that day was quite strenuous. […]