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Nuggets From a Mom With No Filter

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
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Whether processed or organic, we’ve all served up nuggets at one time or another. Just ask Becky and she’ll give you quick, honest, humorous nuggets

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Rocking the Quarry: Nuggets from a Mom with No Filter

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014
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Whether processed or organic, we’ve all served up nuggets at one time or another. Just ask Becky and she’ll give you quick, honest, humorous nuggets

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The Upside of Empty

Sunday, May 5th, 2013
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I have two frames on my bedside table that I bought about 10 years ago. One is about 5×7, the other maybe half that and

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I Dues

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013
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I got to thinking about I do’s the other day, and it occurred to me that often, when dating, well-meaning types ( generally friends and

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Sex and the Country

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013
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In the words of the late Nora Ephron, everything in life is copy, and if you can make it funny, even better. So, I’ll try.

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Parenthood

The Question: Do I Want Kids?

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013
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As an unmarried, 41 year old woman, the question of having children becomes ever more complicated. Read any relationship book and you quickly learn that

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What’s Your Number?

Saturday, February 23rd, 2013
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When you are single, and have been dating a long time, it’s natural that numbers might play a big role in your life. Only, I

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First Things First: I Expect You to Like Me, OK?

Monday, February 18th, 2013
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In dating, much has been said about the perils of dwelling with too much enthusiasm upon the potential outcome for a new beau and straying

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