The Right to Eat Lunch Wherever You Want

Men like this made it possible, through their peaceful demonstrations, for my father to eat a meal in a public place. Wherever he wanted. I thought about that as I called my dad recently to make sure he was someplace safe and warm since a blizzard was hitting Chicago (and everywhere else). ...more

Your dad sounds like an amazing man. (You sound pretty swell yourself.)

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(VIDEO) Putting it All Together: Do You Name Your Shoes?

Kelly of Mocha Momma and Ree, The Pioneer Woman, talk about why we love them, what we name them (Kiki? Xena?), and the truth about toe cleavage in the latest video in BlogHer's Putting It All Together series. ...more

I have never named my shoes, but my husband used to names his ties.

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