Category Archives: Marriage and Family

I am Woman

I was listening to a compilation of hits from the ’70s while sprucing up my kitchen last weekend. Of course, no collection would be complete without Helen Reddy’s smash I am Woman from 1972. I was only 5 then, but … Continue reading

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The Gaelic Art of Alliance

Six years ago, I lost my mother to cancer and over the course of the same year, I was blessed with a new mother – a woman 20 years my senior who took me under her wing and saw that … Continue reading

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Marry? Me?

Imagine if you will, you’re a young man, nudged along by your kin to initiate a marriage contract.  You have your eye on a lass, and happily, she’s the same lass your kin has deemed a suitable mate for you.  … Continue reading

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