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Wendy Jaffe

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My 20-Year parenting anniversary

By the time you read this, I will have a 20-year-old daughter. It seems like yesterday she was drinking from baby bottles, watching “Barney & ...
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Memories Are Made of These

The first-ever Orzeh Day took place on May 25, but please don’t be offended that you weren’t included. Luncheon invitations were only sent to ...
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Dinner for two, still thinking of you

My Empty Nest Preview lasted 18 days, 14 hours and 13 minutes when my son recently flew the coop for Israel as part of a school-sponsored student exchange program.
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Pvt. Jaffe and the Navy SEALs

There were about 200 of us civilians, plus another dozen Navy SEALs, on an otherwise deserted San Diego beach.
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A Goliath Parenting Mistake

If you are a woman who grew up in the Valley in the ’70s, you probably owned Dittos jeans. They came in blue, of course, but they were also sold ...
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