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You've tried to quit caffeine a handful of times and thought you were dying. You also threw a frying pan at your husband when he asked you where you left the car keys. The kids ran scared to their rooms after you screamed at them for putting the milk carton back in the fridge with a tablespoon of … [Read more...] about Quit Caffeine In A Week With No Withdrawal Symptoms
" Bruce was better at taking things as they came. I remember when the neurologist confirmed for us that it was ALS, my eyes filled with tears… and Bruce made a joke. I wanted to hit him, maybe I did, this wasn’t funny, but that is how he faced things with courage and a smile. … [Read more...] about Inspiring Women: Life With Barbara
Their sexy poses were capturing the attention of everyone around them, including me. Beauty and selfies seem to be quite important in today's culture. My husband Vance, and I were on vacation soaking up some sunshine. Vance was reading a book on his phone, and I was sitting under an umbrella by … [Read more...] about Beauty and Selfies: Filtering Our Obsession
I sent a box of chocolates to a woman who had offended me greatly. Let me tell you a beautiful story of forgiveness: The repairman looked up from my dishwasher. "Your last name is Henson. Did you use to live on Parkland Avenue?" "Yes I did," I replied. "Aren't you religious?", He asked. "Well no … [Read more...] about Chocolates, Flowers and the Repair Man.