Marlene Kern Fischer is a wife, mother of three sons, food shopper extraordinaire, blogger and essay editor. She attended Brandeis University, from which she graduated cum laude with a degree in English Literature. In addition to her contributions to CollegiateParent, her work has been featured on Grown and Flown, Parent and Co., Kveller, Her View from Home, the Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop, MockMom, Better After 50, Beyond Your Blog and The SITS Girls. Read more of Marlene's work on her site Thoughts From Aisle Four: marlenekfwordpresscom.wordpress.com.
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