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For Such a Time as This

I am a very old fashioned girl. I’m mildly obsessed with the 1940’s era. I love antiques, especially Depression Glass. If I’m watching tv there’s a very strong likelihood that I’m watching something in black & white, such as “I Love Lucy” “Leave it to Beaver” or an old Doris Day movie. 392 more words


My "Liquid Prozac"

The stresses of today are immeasurable. How have we created a society where stress is the number one killer? How did we deviate so much from “the village” it takes to raise a family,  where everyone helps everyone, to the majority of people needing pharmaceutical drugs to get thru their day? 570 more words


Mom Stuff: Ripping Off The Bandage!

We’re in the dark about so many things before becoming parents. One of them is how your heart literally breaks the first time your child suffers pain of any kind, and each and every time it happens thereafter. 499 more words

Emulating the Willow

“That the yielding conquers the resistant and the soft conquers the hard is a fact known to all yet utilized by none” -Lao Tzu

I struggle daily with my patience, and have just recently had the need to start high blood pressure medication because I am unable to instill this simple yet profound statement in my brain. 413 more words


Blessing from Cherubs (in disguise)

Polly arrived at her daughter’s preschool a little early so she sat down with her and her friends at the snack table. Three year old Tina, who is so adorable that she could have been an artist’s model posing for cherubs, put her arm around her mother, looked up at her and said, “I was in heaven with God and he gave me a choice of moms and I chose you”. 314 more words


The Hopeless Case of Mr. Cash

When my daughters were young, we always read stories at bedtime. Sometimes, we’d put the books aside and make up original stories to tell to each other.  1,449 more words

The Daughter Diaries