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My Kids Are Older, So I Can Stop Worrying, Right?

My son Patrick and his band mates toured the Midwest recently. I followed their progress on Facebook as they drove from Connecticut to Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Iowa and Pennsylvania.

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Seriously, What Do You Get the Man Who Has Everything?

Randy is a master gift giver. Matching his uncanny ability is like trying to out-cook Jacques Pepin.

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Eight Vital Life Lessons From My Mother

My mom is now 85 and you’d be hard-pressed to find a fitter, more adorable and adroit senior citizen.

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There’s More Time To Dote On Libby, The Perfect Dog

Maybe you’re contemplating getting a dog. If that’s true, let me recount how Libby makes life better, with one small exception.

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To Color Or Not to Color? That Is the Question

We’ve all seen those women. They look gorgeous in gray or silver hair.

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The Four Scariest Words My Husband Can Utter

I’ve heard other women say the same thing about their husbands and grocery stores. Randy going food shopping is like no other life experience.

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