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The Alchemy of Motherhood

In Mother Words Blog May 31, 2016

I applied the base elements—bold red on my lips and my favourite camel coloured boots—and gave myself a brisk pep…

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Naming our Puppy: A Biblical Task

In Mother Words Blog May 30, 2016

In the Bible’s book of Genesis, God parades all of the animals in front of the first human, Adam, who…

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Labels and the Damage Done

In Mother Words Blog May 25, 2016

This is the story of a middle-class family who lived in a small city on the east coast of the…

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Earless Rabbits

In Mother Words Blog May 23, 2016

I don’t like to cook. I realize when I admit this to myself I am, in effect, labelling myself. Putting…

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