Category Archives: advice

Using the Eff word on New Years Day?

We can’t possibly prepare ourselves for pain or disappointment by foreboding joy; the Universe doesn’t make deals like that. Continue reading

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Keyboarding: Modern day Mantra

Change your password. Change your life. Possible? Apparently it is. Read the instructions here.

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It should suit you just fine.

Have any doubts about putting on that bathing suit this summer? Read this and let me know if you might just change your mind.

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Dear daughters, I have earned this holiday.

Remember girls, it’s only one of the very few holidays that I choose to honor. I don’t need a card, candy, or even a call. Just a donation to your local animal shelter will keep you in the will. Love, … Continue reading

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Dear Daughters, Just in Case I Forgot to Mention This…

#39 Always #54 This I know #96 Favorite 101 Things I Will Teach My Daughters | Thought Catalog.

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“I called U-Haul and canceled the truck.”

I am a minimalist. I don’t fill my home or my life with accessories. I am continually getting rid of things. Most of the stuff I hang on to I have stored somewhat neatly in my mind. I do hoard memories. Not the … Continue reading

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10 Things I Want My Daughter to Know About Working Out

“Mid-way through a recent group exercise class, the teacher lost me. She didn’t lose me because of some complicated step sequence or insanely long set of burpees; I mentally checked out because of a few words she kept saying over … Continue reading

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What happens when the jellybeans are all gone?

“Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans”… or eating jelly beans.

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“What to tell your wife, even if you don’t really mean it.”

“God writes a lot of comedy… the trouble is, he’s stuck with so many bad actors who don’t know how to play funny.” ~G. Keillor. Funny can help. Kids know how to play funny, they get their daily dose.  Grown ups … Continue reading

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When I see Christmas trees at Target

When I see Christmas trees at Target in October, it rots my pumpkin. I am a true holiday hater.  Not because I don’t like to celebrate, but because I don’t like the commercialism of the season <which now runs from … Continue reading

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