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30 Days of Gratitude: Day 14

So, I skipped day 13. Not due to superstition, like how hotels don’t call their 13th floors 13th floors (or stranger still, keep a small, unusable space to occupy the space between the 12th & 14th floors) although that’s the feel this is just going to have to keep. I spent hours last night consoling … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Wise, Wordful Women

Welcome to Wordless Wednesday  Thanks for stopping by!  The National Women’s Hall of Fame turned 43 on Saturday and Inductee, Astronaut and first American Woman in space, Sally Ride died yesterday of pancreatic cancer. With my head surrounded by writing about these powerful, inspiring women, I’ve come across some images that I hope speak to … Continue reading

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Wordless(ish) Wednesday: Let Freedom Ring

It’s not freedom until we’re all equally free.   “Never doubt that a small group of committed citizens can change the world. In fact, it’s the only thing that ever has.” Margaret Mead   “Your high independence only reveals the immeasurable distance between us. The blessings in which you this day rejoice are not enjoyed … Continue reading

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Changing The (Mom War) Conversation: Suck Up and Be Nice

Did you know there’s a war? (UH! what is it goood fo-sorry…) There’s a war on, well- everything, these days. There’s been the “War on Terror” since 9/11, and the “War on Drugs” since 1969 and Obama’s new reversal in his War on Cannabis. There’s the War on Taxes, War on Kids, War on Pitbulls, the War on … Continue reading