Backseat Cooking: A Thanksgiving Cautionary Tale

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When it all points to God...

Twenty years ago today, I wrapped myself in satin, lace, and bows and made myself a birthday present -- a bride for Steve Dagen on his birthday. With that "I do," I changed my status from widow to wife and childless to child-full. I became an instant mother of four children, 9, 8, 5, and 3. I had no idea what I was doing....more

A Friend Indeed

Blogging has opened a new world of friendship.  People we would never have met in any other way have become dear friends in this new world.  One of my new, dear and beautiful friends is Inderpreet Kaur Uppal.  She is a freelance writer, blogger, editor and lecturer.  She has a Masters Degree in Human Resources Management and loves to read, travel, discuss and write.  Please connect with her at her blog,  ...more

My Challenge to Huffington Post: Make Marriage More Important

On the eve of my 3 year wedding anniversary, I wrote an article on my blog detailing my thoughts on marriage thus far. It occurred to me that others might find it useful and that it would be a good fit for the “marriage” section of Huffington Post. Only there isn’t a section for marriage on Huff Post....more

My Challenge to Huffington Post: Make Marriage More Important

On the eve of my 3 year wedding anniversary, I wrote an article on my blog detailing my thoughts on marriage thus far. It occurred to me that others might find it useful and that it would be a good fit for the “marriage” section of Huffington Post. Only there isn’t a section for marriage on Huff Post....more

Do You Have a Purpose and Does It Align With Your Partner's?

I had a conversation the other day with a married friend. He married young and gave me some advise on what he would have looked for had he knew then what he knows now. We tend to get very deep whenever we speak and most of our conversations relate to our purpose on this earth....more

Let's talk about sex again

My son has an imaginary wife. And he loves to tell me stories about her.Her name is Captain Flamers. She is a cowgirl and she was sick for a long time, but he took good care of her until she was better. She and he like to ride horses together. "Do you kiss?" I ask him....more

Me? Worry?

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