Category Archives: Women

The Bitch of it All

I once had a boyfriend who dumped me for getting an $800 loan from my mother when I was laid-off. He sneered at me for filing for unemployment, which I collected for three soul-crushing months of job searching. In the … Continue reading

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The Big Reveal About ME!

Just when I thought the day would end with the soft thud of nothing-new-is- going-on-here, there’s JT Weaver in my comment section nominating my little blog for A Very Inspiring Blogger Award!  Thank you for thinking of me JT! You … Continue reading

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The Growing Season

The doctor held out my test results, two 3×3 inch black and white Rorschach blobs. “You won’t be having any of your own children.” She tilted her head a bit to the side in what I took to be her … Continue reading

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Posted in Children, Intuition, Mother's Day, Parenting, Women | 19 Comments

2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for my blog. Thanks to all who visited! Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 8,900 views in 2012. If every … Continue reading

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Posted in Body, mind and spirit, Children, Christmas, Dad, Fearless Living, Food, Food glorious food, Four-legged Friends, Happiness, The Garden, The Universe, Women | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Christmas! In Bulk!

My mother has six daughters so certain things were always bought in bulk. Most people immediately think of toilet paper and Tampax. Yes, but no. I am referring to presents. Gifts. Specifically, Christmas gifts. My mother bought gifts in bulk … Continue reading

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Cheers to the 8%

Cheers to the 8% By Mimi Broihier Just this year in an issue of Ladies Home Journal, 92% of women indicated they do NOT want to run for a political office. Who could blame us, especially after this past election? … Continue reading

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