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Who are You? Are You Sure?

“My whole life my friends and family have called me ‘Mindy’ and within a couple of months everyone was calling me Melinda. “At my boys’ elementary school there was a Mindy running the PTA. ‘It will be too confusing two … Continue reading

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“Can Data Defeat Divorce?”

Research shows that a sense of gratitude is strongly correlated with good marriage. But that’s a descriptor, not a recipe. “If couples try to inject gratitude, or any other positive behavior…in a way that is not authentic,” says Amie Gordon, … Continue reading

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House Off

Before we owned it, my Colorado house was part of a time-share program. Chris was the care taker who helped visiting guests to figure things out. Five years ago, we had just purchased the house and Chris was helping ME … Continue reading

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A House is not a house. A house is hope.

I’ve lived in my present home for 14 years, longer than any other abode in my life, even growing up with my parents. They’ve been in the same home for 46 years now, but when I was growing up there … Continue reading

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“Are you alone?”

The phone number was one I didn’t recognize. And I don’t always answer phone numbers unfamiliar phone numbers. Just too damn many solicitors in the world. And I don’t usually use the word “damn” either, but this call triggered my … Continue reading

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