The Woman At The Well

The woman at the well. The story, every interpretation of the story told about the conversation about Jesus confronting the woman at the well . . . 5 husbands. What a whore. Except this implies women had rights to divorce. Which, according…

Oh Sh!t, We're Moving In 4 Weeks!

The best news ever - we're moving to Northern Colorado. Pardon me as this hits me like a wave of panic and overwhelm - we're moving in like four weeks. We don't really have a place to live yet. Our home in Texas has not sold. I don't have…
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Jesus, Foot Washing

The Bible . . . You know the story where Jesus washes his disciples' feet? Of course you do. Surely you've also heard this as a metaphor for servitude. The male preacher asks the Sunday school class, "Have you ever had your feet washed?"…
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Dear Divine Cockeyed Genius

To my particular divine cockeyed genius, I would please like the record to reflect that I showed up for my part of the job.
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Nice Girls Don't Talk About Money

To put my money where my mouth is, I've drafted a document that sits on my desktop titled, "TGR Income Statement." When any corporation contacts me for product reviews, product giveaways, advertising or publicity exposure I simply copy and…
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10 Reasons Mommy Bloggers Deserve Condescension From The New York Times

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10 Reasons Mommy Bloggers Are Broke

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Free Inspirational Women's Conference

I don't have all the answers. I've got a lot of the right questions though. And that's where all discovery and innovation begin. I'm going to be participating in the Inspiring Women's Conference, with the likes of Marrianne Williamson, author…
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Fat or Skinny, Rich or Poor?

There's a tape about money playing in your head. It might sound like this: Money doesn't grow on trees. You have to work hard for money. Poor people are more moral, more kind, or more generous than rich people. Rich people got there by cheating.…

30 Years of Learning To Avoid Girl Drama?

Ainsley comes home nearly every day with a story about girl drama on the play ground. It's a long, drawn-out story about she said, then she said and I didn't do anything and she's lying so she can break up our friendship. You know this…

Kids LOVE Reading

Kids love reading. At least my kids do. Here's a handy little parenting tip you can try to make them simply adore it: 2 bedtimes. The first one, the kids get ready for bed - brush teeth, pajamas, drink, yada, yada. We do it at 7:30, pick…