Category Archives: On Mothers/Mothering

“Mom, I don’t feel good.” Well, well, well…

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I awake this morning to my son calling me from his bed, “Mom, I don’t feel good.” He’d gone to bed too late and, so, the morning’s awakening is difficult. Do I get out of bed and run to touch … Continue reading

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What a Great Way to Say “Happy Birthday”!

════════ ೋღ☃ღೋ ═════════╗ ☼ ♥ 22 years ago I had the great fortune to meet my daughter ♥ ☼ ╚════════ ೋღ☃ღೋ ════════ Joanne Bryant

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Who Says Men Can’t be Feminists?

An extract from: Why I Am a Male Feminist By: Byron Hurt Posted: March 16, 2011 at 12:24 AM The word turns off a lot of men (insert snarky comment about man-hating feminazis here) — and women. But here’s why … Continue reading

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Three Little Fishies

ENJOY!

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Warning About the Smart Phone’s Camera

Several of us just received this post from Whoopi Goldberg I just learned about this. Moms especially should be watching this! If you have not shut off the tracking for your camera on your smart phone, [for] every picture you … Continue reading

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Rescue Remedy and Warts

Personally,  I have yet to try either apple cider vinegar (ACV) remedy posted earlier on this blog. Here’s what I did the day we discovered a wart on my son’s chest, in the middle of his ribcage: I cleaned the … Continue reading

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Getting Rid of Warts: Apple Cider Vinegar, a Home Remedy

Remedy n°1 ../…6 year old son had a wart directly in the middle of his hand. We tried all the over-the-counter remedies such as brush-on wart removers, the medicated discs with “discrete” bandages and the freeze-off, but nothing worked. Feeling … Continue reading

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Surprise Pedestal for Mom

This is one of my favorites, if not my number one, from Jo’s list: One night my daughter told me that they [my kids] knew there was nothing they could do that would stop me loving them – and that’s … Continue reading

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Mothers’Influences: Daily Acts of Care and Creativity

The activists I interviewed had nothing in common, literally, except for one thing: they all cited their mothers as their most looming and important activist influences. So often, particularly at a young age, we look a far afield for our … Continue reading

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Stepping Beyond Three Words

I’m a Mother * While I no longer follow my name with: I’m So and So’s mother, and as time goes on I’ll respond to the question of what do you do, with: “I’m a writer.” Still I’ll hear those … Continue reading

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