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Another trip around the sun

So another birthday has come and gone, bringing me ever closer to the last birthday I'll have. That's a cheerful thought!

Mama's Christmas list

Santa, baby, I've been an awfully good girl this year, so hurry down the chimney and bring me the following:

Lousy lice!

So I was a bit premature last month when I crowed about not having even a louse stirring in my house.

A grateful season

Because tomorrow's Thanksgiving, it's time to remember all the things I'm grateful for.

1. My family. Both the one I came from and the one my husband and I have created.

A November poem

With apologies to Clement C. Moore...

It's the week before Thanksgiving,
And all through the house,
not a turkey was stirring,
no, nor even a louse.

Chilly forecast calls for hibernating

As I peered out the bathroom window this morning and saw the light frosting of snow on rooftops and lawns, I felt a shiver of dread.

Circling the Cirque

One of the great things about Fort Wayne is that we are a convenient stopping point for national touring acts.

Pinkwashing

Hey, did you know that breast cancer exists? You do? Great!

What frightens you?

A mother-daughter day

So this happened: my daughter got her heart broken by her Internet boyfriend.