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Auntie Says…Stop and Think About What You're Doing

I began writing a column about learning from your past mistakes but my mind started to wander and a memory of a family I knew over twenty years ago came to mind. I didn’t know them well but the mother was a work acquaintance. The son, always a polite young man, was quite striking in… Continue reading Auntie Says…Stop and Think About What You're Doing

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Auntie Says…A Taboo Truth about Moms

What does it mean to be a mom? Does it need to be a 24/7 all or nothing venture? It’s different for everyone. Currently, one of my nieces is on maternity leave and loving every single minute of it. She emails pictures regularly and has embraced the role whole-heartedly. Who knows, maybe that’ll change but… Continue reading Auntie Says…A Taboo Truth about Moms

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Auntie Says… We Must Remember and Acknowledge

Auntie Says…  I find it hard to believe that it’s already November but the calendar doesn’t lie. The ghosts and goblins are done for another year and Santa is poking his nose around the corner. There’s one thing in between though and that’s Remembrance Day and I would ask all of you to take a… Continue reading Auntie Says… We Must Remember and Acknowledge