The Gigantic Magnifying Glass and Matching Midgets

Easter Sunday does not so much conjure memories of Easter egg hunts, chocolate bunnies and pastel-colored peeps as it does going to mass dressed exactly like my sister, Jess.  Easter, for me as a kid, meant a frilly dress, fold-down socks and terribly uncomfortable patent leather shoes. I've always hated patent leather and I've never liked peeps.  You can only imagine how happy I was to dress up exactly like my kid sister. One of those years in the infamously unfashionable 80s, our Easter … [Read more...]