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Pee First: A Bladder Story

Pee First: A Bladder Story I full-blown peed my pants this week.  I wasn’t laughing. And, I didn’t sneeze.  No, I just should have taken my own advice.  Pee first.   It really isn’t fair.  I am basically a fit woman.  Granted, I have given birth 4 times, to HUGE headed babies. Then I adopted two more babies.  This didn’t directly affect my bladder… I don’t think. However, after my hysterectomy in 2002, I thought things would normalize for me.  I …

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If Moms Ruled the World: Mom Law

If Moms Ruled the World: Mom Law If moms ruled the world, Mom Law would make life run much smoother.  Maybe not every day, especially not Mondays, but for just a moment, let’s look at how different things might be.  I got a text from my oldest daughter this week, it was a news article accompanied by a vomiting emoji. The minute I saw it, I pictured myself retching too.   The article was about comedian John Crist, an internet viral …

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You Probably Need Counseling…

“I probably need counseling,” and my daughter and I said, “Yes, you do,” too quickly and simultaneously.  Which was awkward. And then my mom said, “Nah. It’s way too late for that.” No, really, it’s not.  And this isn’t a jab at my mom.  She knows she needs counseling. I think we all do.  Wait, I think we all need counseling, not we all think my mom does.  Even though, she really does.   Sure, I have a degree in counseling, …

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Facebook: Ten Years Ago Today

Leave it to Facebook to remind me what I looked like or where I was, last year, and the years before. This week I will be 48.  And, having arrived at 48, it doesn’t seem very old. However, I remember thinking that it was. As much as it irks me some days, Facebook birthdays are reason enough to stay online.   The well-wishers come in droves.  My second cousin’s third wife’s step kids will even send over a “Happy Birthday Cousin!”  …

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Friendship

Season 5 Episode 11 Charming Friendship! Road Sign – Friendship is like carpooling – it works best when you share responsibility, remain flexible, proceed carefully, keep the lines of communication open, and pick a good song. Scripture-  Proverbs 27:9 Oil and perfume make the heart glad, and the sweetness of a friend comes from his earnest counsel. Products we love…  The Art of Tea and Revel Wine AND finally… Turnkey Vacation Rentals… for a girl’s getaway! Healthy Bite –  Benefits of …

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You Can’t Fix an Ugly Personality

Season 5 Episode 10 Charm School Welcome to the Jubilee Road Podcast Season 5 Episode 10 Charming School You Can’t Photoshop an Ugly Personality with Jami Amerine and Rebecca Huff of That Organic Mom! Road Sign – A pretty soul takes you a lot further than a hateful spirit. Scripture: Ephesians 2:10 Create in me a clean heart o God, and renew a right spirit within me. Product Rec….  smile direct club  Healthy Bite: Inner Mean Girl Book Recommendations The Power …