The Mother-of-the-Groom Diaries: The Day Before the Big Day

By Barbara Falconer Newhall In a little more than twenty-four hours our son Peter would be a married man. But first, he and Jon had to pick up their … [Read more...]

A Dad, a Mom and an 8-Year-Old With a Bashed Lip

Here’s a story about my husband, my son and an errant baseball. I wrote it when Peter was eight -- and I was a mom who worried a lot. By Barbara … [Read more...]

A (Lengthy) Case of the Human Condition: Married 35 Years

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Hey, Everybody! Jon Newhall and I have been married for 35 years now. Two kids, one house and lots of rewarding jobs … [Read more...]