The Gift of Silence

I have a tendency of saying too much, especially when I’m trying to teach my kids a lesson on life. I usually know when I’ve gone too far by at least the third or fourth eye roll. However, sometimes it […]
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Apology Accepted…Or Not

I know there are people out there who breeze through life effortlessly – and to them I say, “it’s not fair!” Obviously I was not one of those people. I always seemed to take the longest, hardest road to happiness […]
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My Mother’s Hands

Growing up, I didn’t really look like anyone in my family.  Adults would study me and proclaim that I must have come from the milk man.  When I was mad at my family, for whatever reason, I’d use this as […]
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