Wine is Meditation

  For our anniversary, my husband surprised me with a wine of the month club. I’m not usually a fan of wine of the month clubs because I like to choose my own wines off the shelf and, honestly, the wines from those clubs are […]

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Look At Where You Are

  As I looked out at the view pictured, I muttered to myself, “Look at where you are.” I was miserable. More than miserable. It felt like the walls were closing in. I was on a week-long vacation with my husband and kids but in […]

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What’s the harm with gender specific toys?

I had yet another epic argument with my parents. This time it was about gender. I made a simple request that they don’t give my daughter “girlie” toys this Christmas, which apparently triggered my parents. My father accused me of wanting to genetically engineer my children […]

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