A freelance journalist, Meredith O'Brien is a contributing columnist at Parents and Kids and Mommy Track'd and is an adjunct journalism faculty member at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. She blogs about parenting for the Boston Herald's web site, maintains a blog for her book, "A Suburban Mom: Notes from the Asylum" and blogs about TV for TV Squad. She lives in the Boston area with her husband and their three children.
Not Your Mother’s Summer Reading List
There was a very tall pine tree to provide cover, along with a second cover, this one fashioned out of a paper grocery store bag. And there was surveillance. Okay, maybe surveillance is too strong of a word. Let’s just say that I was on the look out. Constantly. For my mother.