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The Refrigerator List

A few months back, I was at dinner with several friends when our conversation suddenly turned into a discussion on celebrities and who we found attractive enough to put on our “refrigerator list.” I hadn’t heard this term before and for those of you who haven’t either, it’s that list, you …

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Priceless gifts from Poetry Salon

When Poetry Salon first reached out to me about their service, I knew this was something I would be interested in. I …

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Is there such thing as a Perfect Combination when it comes to marriage?

As the divorce rate hovers near an estimated 50 percent in the United States, many blame career stress as a major cause …

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Our First Date

I haven’t felt this giddy in a while. I made a new friend today. During a casual business meeting over lunch with someone …

How to Stay Married Forever

A few weeks ago, my husband told me of his plans to go on a ski trip this winter. Without me. Last …

Getting Down & Dirty with My Husband

Last night my husband and I watched the first episode in the 3-part series of This Emotional Life. Through case studies and …

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Lust, Anger, Love

Reading Maureen Canning‘s book, Lust, Anger, Love is not easy, especially if you’ve  personally experienced sexual abuse or trauma. The case studies …

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This is the first day of the rest of my life

My friend, Becky, included me in her end of the year post and I loved this idea of reflecting on what has …

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Merging: Marriage and Money

Thank you to TurboTax for sponsoring my writing about household finances. Learn more about how TurboTax can help you find every tax …

Emptying the Nest

While I have been busy dealing with the expansion of our family unit, others moms in my circle have been preparing for …

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