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I have heard it said that the unbroken circle of a wedding ring is symbolic of a love without beginning and without end. Dear Hubby – who is a gem, albeit a quirky, diamond-in-the-rough sort of gem – will, if … Continue reading
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January and February in Minnesota tend to be one long slog if you don’t find a way to embrace the wonders of winter. Even with global warming there is too much darkness and too much cold. The saggy old couch … Continue reading
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Once, in a fit of maudlin curiosity, I asked my mother if she had wanted me when I was born. She said no. She said she hadn’t wanted to bring another woman into this world. I understood what she was … Continue reading
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I’ve been saving all of my change for my son’s future. Every nickel and penny count, because therapy is expensive and Bear Boy will most definitely need it. You think I am kidding. Yes, but only a bit. I’m sure … Continue reading