Category Archives: relationships

Chivalry is just a fancy word for the two way street of Kindness.

“It’s a welcome relief, then, when we stumble upon those few true gentlemen. They exude chivalry with even their smallest actions, and remind us that there are still good ones out there. Despite popular opinion, chivalry is not dead — … Continue reading

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One Lesson on Regret Most People Learn Too Late

“It is not without reason that cemeteries are the wealthiest places on earth. For they are filled with millions of unwritten books, unsung songs and unfulfilled dreams.” via One Lesson on Regret Most People Learn Too Late.

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And the Fury | Misadventures of a Modern Mommy

And the Fury | Misadventures of a Modern Mommy.

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Perspective 101

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Free K-Cups to Lucky Applicant.

Middle-aged mom is looking for a local 20-something girl to spoil. The lucky applicant will have access to daily doses of k cups, free internet access, and leftovers in ready-to-go Tupperware containers. Said applicant must be willing to call me (or at least … Continue reading

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Let Me Eat Cake.

Men always know when we are mad at them, they just don’t always know why.  They stay out of our way for fear that they may just push us over the edge.  Men know they’ve done something wrong, but they aren’t … Continue reading

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Would You Let this Man Live Past Breakfast?

I found this clip in the category of ‘vintage commercials’    I’m filing it under ‘reason to leave your husband’

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No, I won’t meet you halfway.

As a kindergarten teacher, (click here), I spend 180 days a year teaching the curriculum to five-year olds.  I spend the better part of those 180 days teaching the really important stuff; the stuff beyond reading, writing, and math.   I … Continue reading

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Shelter Me.

What do you know about ShelterMe?     

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How Pinterest Saved our Marriage

Growing up, I never understood why my mom looked forward to my dad’s business trips.  Not the ones she joined him on, but the ones when he left her home.  Flash forward to my life as a mom; some 40 years, … Continue reading

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