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A Letter To My Future Daughters-in-Law

Someone recently asked me what kind of men I hope my sons grow up to be. I think about this everyday.

Even though I look at my sons and see my babies, I’m not raising babies. 1,272 more words


Recovering My Voice

The following excerpt from ‘The Journey’ by Mary Oliver is apropos of the estrangement I have been experiencing for over six years. I am on a ‘journey,’ one where I struggle to find my voice again as I continue to work on silencing the internal negative voices that have shaped me and wounded me. 618 more words

A Letter To My Future Daughter(s)-In-Law

Dear Future Family Member,

You don’t know me yet, or maybe you do, but we’ll meet in a different context in the next decade or two. 975 more words

A Road Less Traveled: From Being A Daughter-In-Law To Being A Daughter.

During the month of February, I was back home in India to be a part of the grand celebrations taking place for my little sister’s wedding (yes, little sister!! 1,079 more words

Opinionated- Me!

Iowa Inheritance Tax and the In-Laws

Iowa’s inheritance tax is not a new phenomenon.  The tax has been around in some form since 1896.  Iowa inheritance tax applies to estates where the decedent resided in Iowa at the time of death or had property located in the state of Iowa.  356 more words

Estate Planning And Probate

Monica: Model Wife and Daughter-in-Law

Monica, the pious, long-suffering mother of Augustine, for whose soul she shed many tears because her greatest desire was to see him leave behind the… 440 more words

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