The Bare Naked Truth

If you had to choose between two philosophies, one being survival of the fittest, the other being all for one and one for all, which one would you say resonates more in your heart?  That we each have the right to strive for all we […]

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Should the disabled have jobs?

Should the disabled have jobs? Does that question make you uncomfortable? Are you not sure how to answer or do you immediately know how to answer? Equal opportunity says yes, they should be allowed and certainly have the right. If you own a business or […]

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Blurred Lines: Science and Spirituality

Some scientists are beginning to embrace spiritual philosophies while some religious leaders are recognizing the science behind spirituality. In this exciting new time of discovery we are considering possibilities that were in the fringe or fantasy category a few years prior. From discussions about quantum […]

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Autism, my son and drugs

Okay, a misleading title I know, but now that you are reading please stay with me.  I recently posted Parenting a teen with Autism on this blog expressing the pain and frustration of trying to do the right thing for my nineteen year old son.  At […]

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Boobs…

The moment society decides that the human body is a beautiful, life giving, life nurturing temple of joy and a sacred gift we will begin to exist in peace and harmony with each other and the planet.  When the health of a child becomes more […]

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Parenting a teen with Autism

While I have so far stayed true to the theme of this blog, finding the balance between the male and female energies in life, today I find the need to share some challenges. My efforts to remain positive and to “let go” have been greatly […]

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Woman of a certain age

I had the opportunity a few weeks ago to play the lead role in a musical called Hats.  The experience began with a phone call from my brother-in-law Jesse asking me if I would be interested in “doing a show.” I have mentioned a few […]

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Full Circle

I had the privilege of reading the first posts by my daughters Kristin Speak and Lauren Tuculescu in their new mommy blog entitled Minute For Mom.  The subject matter was familiar of course, since I have raised four children, but the depth at which my […]

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God and Guns

“…So you say your prayers and thank the Lord for that peacemaker in your dresser drawer. God and guns keep us strong, that’s what this country was founded on…” The southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd’s hit song entitled “God and Guns” was released with the album by the same name on […]

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