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Of Cake and Song

I come from a family of singers. So it was really no big surprise when I answered my phone last Thursday morning and was greeting with a rousing rendition of song. This went on all day long. Interspersed among happy … Continue reading

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The Big Five-Oh

When Shaun turned thirty, we threw a surprise party for him.  It was such fun to sneak around, gathering his friends and co-workers in order to celebrate him.  Shaun enjoyed himself, but hated that we all made such a fuss … Continue reading

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The Valentine Baby

Do you think it would be wonderful to be born on Valentine’s Day? Please join me over at Life As a Human to read about my thoughts on the subject.  Yes, you have to! It’s my birthday!    Just click … Continue reading

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What Good is a Brother?

Shortly after my youngest daughter Mimi was born, my mom mentioned that she was glad I had two girls.  She had always felt bad that I didn’t grow up with a sister.  Aghast, I asked her what she meant by … Continue reading

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A chat with my mom.

Me: Mom, what would you like for your birthday dinner? Mom: Um…how about lasagna!  Kt can eat that, right? Me: Well…not really, vegans don’t eat cheese.  I can figure out a version for her though. Mom: Well, in that case…how … Continue reading

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