A Woman’s Monthly Period– From a Male Perspective

Ladies, I have decided to shake things up a little. We will now have a new ANONYMOUS MALE Guest Blogger who will show up every so often on this blog. His goal is to explain to us ladies, from a man's perspective, that men too sit on the fence with…

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How Often Do YOU Have Sex?

Well ladies, I feel like we haven't covered sex in a while, so we're well overdue! Last night after proudly watching my son's hockey practice, I went to dinner with my baby group girlfriends. It's very nice; the same group of 8 girls I started a baby group with six…

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On The Fence About Having Another Kid?

Well Ladies, some good news happened to me when my sister-in-law got hitched about two weeks ago. The pressure from my in-laws to have another child was finally lifted off of my head, and so nicely placed upon my sis-in-law's precious head. People say, "Have another baby. Try for a GIRL. C'mom. You can do it.…

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Cher & Chaz Bono

Living An Authentic Life

When deciding what to title today's Blog post, I changed my mind about six times. "'Living An Authentic Life' sounded too Oprah," I thought. But, truly, it's what felt best. So, the pardon the title if it feels too familiar. :) So how do we live an authentic life? How…

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Evelyn Lauder

The Closing Of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

I began October covering Breast Cancer Awareness and Prevention, and I would like to close October the same way.  So, for today, I will be mentioning just a few incredible women who are making some amazing progress in the fight against breast cancer. Here they are, and here are their…

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It’s Still Someone’s Dad…

Well ladies, this week has been a sad one for our family. We lost my uncle to cancer and my husband's grandfather all in a matter of days. We received the call from the hospital at 2:35am this morning that my husband's 92 year old grandfather had passed away. I…

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Still Sittin’ On The Fence About H1N1?

Hi Ladies, I've already done a Blog entry about H1N1, but I wanted to address this topic again. Everywhere you look, someone, somewhere in the world is reporting on the outbreak or pandemic of H1N1 (aka the Swine Flu). And it's some really scary sh&t, let me tell you! We hear of cases where people are…

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What Women Want

Let's start with Sarah Palin: wife, mother, governor, on the campaign trail for Vice President... Moose Lover! As a society, we were fascinated by her. She was the brunt of many Saturday Night Live jokes. Her story was splashed all over magazine covers as well as the six o'clock news.…

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To Stay Or Not To Stay… For The Kids Sake

Hi Ladies, Today's post was supposed to be another topic that I have decided to save for next week. Instead, something that happened midday yesterday was the driving force for today's Blog. I was grabbing a salad for the road and on my way to my son's school to serve hot lunch to 650 students. Never one to skip a meal,…

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Help, I’m Totally Frazzled!

I would like today's Blog to address a comment a friend of mine made to me the other day. It went something like this: "Erica, I have to tell you, I'm losing my patience.  I'm yelling at my kids a lot lately.  I can't remember the last time I sat…

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