Monthly Archives: June 2012

The Truth About Chemistry

I’ll tell you a dirty little secret: if you don’t have good chemistry in an relationship, you’re doomed to fail. In a marriage, that chemistry is equal parts best-friends-love-to-be-together and awesome, mind-blowing, frequent sex. I am not joking. Sex is … Continue reading »

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Upholding Freedom – On Today’s Supreme Court Ruling

Thank God some people in this country have sense. I am THRILLED that the U.S. Supreme Court upheld President Barack Obama’s health care reform today in a landmark ruling. This is not about abortion and it’s not about birth control … Continue reading »

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Bravery

 At the gas station in Grayling, we saw two soldiers gassing up their car. As Dan filled our minivan tank, Asher and I walked over, hand-in-hand and tapped on their window. “Excuse me,” I said. “We just want to thank … Continue reading »

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Letting Go

All the nine years that I went to sleep-away camp when I was young, I never knew that behind my mother’s sunglasses, the tears flowed. She wrote me daily letters, never once bemoaning my absence, but instead making me feel … Continue reading »

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Just not a Kindle kinda girl

Ok people, I am very sorry to my techno-friends for what I am about to say: while I enjoy the Kindle on an airplane or when I am reading Fifty Shades of Grey and don’t want my kids to ask … Continue reading »

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