By: Tory  |  Published: June 6th, 2012   |  Category: friendship, Funny Stuff, parents, Tory Shulman News

              LOCALLY SALVAGED MAPLE BOOKENDS for THE LITERARY DAD—$75.00 http://www.etsy.com/listing/97558192/locally-salvaged-maple-bookends-eco?ref=tre-2720335559-9 Polish your dad’s book collection with these handsome bookends. Made from locally salvaged Maple, these beauts can be used both horizontally and vertically for taller books. Clear coated then hand rubbed with lemon oil/beeswax finish. C’mon, let him feel feel like Ron Burgandy on his big day:  “I’m very important. I have many leather-bound books and my apartment smells of rich mahogany.” Website: www.thedesignpallet.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/designpallet                               MEN’S CUSTOM STAMPED […]

Top 5 Movies You Should NEVER Show Your Kids (That You Think You Should)

By: Tory  |  Published: July 13th, 2011   |  Category: Film, movies, parents, Rants & Raves, Tory Shulman News

One night in my early childhood my parents went out to dinner and left me, my older sister, and her friend in the hands of Evelyn, our dear Grandma. The night was uneventful until we all plopped down onto the ol’ orange and brown den couch and popped in a Disney video none of us had seen. My sister had chosen it from the local video store. The movie: “Watcher in the Woods.” 1) “Watcher in the Woods” To be honest, I don’t even want to write about this movie since it means I have to dig deep into traumatic […]