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Updated Mar 5, 2015 at 11:36 AM

I was cleaning one evening; one thing led to another and sooner than later, I happened upon a bunch of photographs. Front and center was a picture of grandma, in her later years.

Posted Mar 4, 2015 at 1:01 AM

Thereís a hole in my mouth. Iím not talking about the one thatís supposed to be there. No, this one is where one of my permanent, adult teeth used to be and isnít anymore. Itís been with me for a really long time Ė probably all but 6 of my 50 years...

Posted Mar 3, 2015 at 1:01 AM

A friend, bemoaning the state of contemporary child-rearing, spoke of her 11-year-old granddaughter who travels to school alone on a public bus and calls or texts her mother when she boards the bus, gets off the bus and again when she arrives at...

Updated Mar 2, 2015 at 9:42 AM

You know how it works. You date several people for a while, then you finally find that special person. The one who understands you like no one else does, makes your heart flutter and has become your best friend. So you decide to get married. You...

Updated Feb 26, 2015 at 9:57 AM

This week and next Lizzy's Peace is dedicated to young readers. In an effort to “fill someone else's bucket” 3rd and 4th graders in Sandra Trittin's class at Our Saviors School added “Do something Kind” to their to do lists.

Updated Feb 26, 2015 at 9:54 AM

3-D isn’t exactly how we see the life of others. As it should be; we don’t live it. We simply observe it on the surface, from afar. On the other hand, our personal lives reflect the full five senses filled to overflowing. We taste,...

Posted Feb 25, 2015 at 1:01 AM

Once upon a midnight dreary, from lack of sleep my eyes were blearyI watched the world outside turn white,Turn snowy white throughout the night Ö while my husband snored.ďWhen is spring,Ē I asked of him while he sawed wood some more

Posted Feb 24, 2015 at 1:01 AM

In California recently, I was with two 11-year-old girls who were excited about watching the Oscars. Being in California meant that the awards would start at 6 p.m., which meant they could actually stay up to watch the whole thing. They love the...

Updated Feb 23, 2015 at 9:03 AM

Iím somebodyís mom. Two somebodys, actually. So by simple definition, that means I have almost no time for myself.

Updated Feb 19, 2015 at 10:53 AM

291 days ago my life changed forever. And sadly every day since I have re-lived the events and details of that dreadful morning. Although, I put much effort into living in the moment, the emotion, shock, and pain continue to wash over me like...

Updated Feb 19, 2015 at 9:59 AM

With news headlines on the hour carrying horrifying scenes from around the world dooming those who dare watch to sheer gloom, the wrong doers gained notoriety for their nasty deeds.

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