When REAL SIMPLE. REAL LIFE. filmed Peggy Normandin, all her boys were home for the summer, with one about to enter his final year of high school. Here’s where they are now.

 Mark Royce

Frank, 22, has relocated to Portland, where he's beginning his post-collegiate career life in marketing.

Nick, 19, is enjoying his sophomore year at Notre Dame. Peggy and husband Jim recently flew out to visit him and take in a football game. (“Notre Dame beat Stanford…yes!” crows Peggy.)

Charlie, 17, is in his senior year of high school, fully immersed in the college application process.