So, pretend you are a 14-year-old American girl with Mexican parents who is about to turn 15.
What do you want for your birthday?
I have been invited to what will probably be a modest quinceanera (something like a sweet sixteen or debutante party) in a church basement by one of my co-workers. I think he will be embarassed if I bring cash in the amount that I would normally bring to cover the expenses of entertaining myself and my date. So, I think I need to buy an actual gift.
But it has to be perfectly what a 15-year-old girl would want. Any thought on how to make a teenager happy with $50 - $75?
as chaperone - I'm just home after a fun and busy week on an island, chaperoning Calvin's cross-country team's annual "running camp". A whole lot of cooking, cleaning, ch...