Category Archives: marriage

Film Review: La La Land

From its opening scene under a big blue sky on a bumper-to-bumper L.A. highway stretching as far as the eye can see, in which drivers exit their vehicles to join in singing and dancing with a precision, energy and choreography … Continue reading

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What’s A Little Pound Here and There?

My pots and pans were pretty scrappy, picked up in a supermarket or hardware store here and there over the years. But the name Calphalon had a nice ring about it. This Calphalon pot, however, significantly shinier than anything I’d … Continue reading

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Feminism Among the Plaques and Tangles

In the tumult and the excitement of the decades of the ’60s and the ’70’s, my dad insisted that I go to college, and ranted and raved if I indicated any level of disinterest or interest in attending a college … Continue reading

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If That Wedding Ring Don’t Shine

I first saw the small dark blue ring box on the front table as I was heading toward the kitchen, my eyes picking it out from the odd paper clips, mail waiting to be posted, set of keys, small jar … Continue reading

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The Completely Forgettable Moments (of How We Met)

 From Visually. “How did you two meet?” is the question. What is the beginning, anyway? Our story begins one evening when I decided to clean the filter of the air conditioner. It was pretty dirty, and it was, in the … Continue reading

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