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Patricia Ryan Lampl

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Patricia Ryan Lampl Articles (5)

Notes From A Backseat Driver

From toddlers to teens there is something about a car ride that is conducive to intimate conversation.

Feb. 26, 2008


A recent car conversation with my 9-year-old on the way to a party. Oh, and by the way, it was nowhere near my birthday!

Jan. 08, 2008

Notes From the Backseat Driver

My mother recently passed away, and during her decline I was trying to help Sophie process the concept of her going. OK, I was talking with Sophie about it a lot so that we could both process it — maybe talking to her about it would console me.

Dec. 13, 2007

Heaven in a Cone

There is a heaven. I know this because I've had ice cream at the Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory.

Jul. 21, 2004

Sophie Gets her Art Start

I have found a cure for the “What shall we do today?" blues — a morning at the Metropolitan Museum, complete with a Start With Art class.

Jul. 21, 2004

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