Give me Dignity: Secrets of a Special Needs Family

    August 11, 2016

    So many things happen when you have a child with a debilitating disease.  Depression.  Fear.  Loss.  Isolation.  Things you expect.  But what I didn’t expect when my son was diagnosed with Congenital Heart Disease was the joblessness, financial hardships and complete dependance on the charity of others that can sometimes happen.  Three years into this and we have somehow lost our sense of dignity.  Three years into this and we are still in the woods.…

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    A Day in the Life of a Nearly Empty Nester

    I have to say that I am over the moon about this one.  Celia is one of my favorite people and writers.  She just happened to have birthed two of my best friends in…

    August 5, 2016
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    A Day in the Life of a (Grown) Teen Mom 

    I cannot tell you how pleased I am to present my next woman of choice for the day in the life series.  This woman has sea green eyes, red hair and a deliciously wicked…

    July 15, 2016
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    A Day in the Life of a Woman

    When I was in highschool I had to read the book A Day in the Life of Ivan Denesovich.  I say “had to” because I was in the throws of severe depression and reading…

    July 7, 2016