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Mother's Day Treasures

Happy Mother’s Day to all Mom’s, and to three of the Best Mom’s I’ve ever known…

Our Mom, who is no longer with us, but who I think of so very often.  622 more words



The age old story of older women being crones and treating younger women horribly, or even trying to delete them permanently, such as the fairy tale of Sleeping Beauty, is very ingrained in our culture.   605 more words


Coffee Cup Series -- Cup Two

A sense of humor, of course, became a family thing because of my Dad’s marvelous way of putting a light-hearted take on serious situations.

Our family get-togethers were ripe with humor and hearty laughter, and two of my five brothers were especially adept at telling stories and jokes. 77 more words


My awesome mother in law

I got married almost two years ago. Until that day, I was skeptical about marriage as you will have seen from my post on “The Wife I Want”. 1,023 more words

The Lighter Side

Why Are Divorces Expensive?

There is an well-worn reply among lawyers to the line:  “Why are divorces so expensive?” The reply is “Because they’re worth it.” Of course, this reply, no doubt, has multiple layers of meaning for every person. 304 more words

Estate Planning

Blurred lines...

The lines of who I am and how another sees me is so blurred at the moment that I don’t even think the strongest prescription glasses can help.  1,828 more words

It is "Mother In Law"

Our Deen teaches us to be on the middle path but the world around us focuses on extremism. We think of people to be extremely good or extremely bad, both are wrong and both ways of thinking will disappoint you and me. 874 more words

Being A Daughter In Law