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The Gift of Symmetry

In Mother Words Blog June 6, 2016

Our oldest son carried the last of his boxes to his car, hugged us goodbye and drove off to greet…

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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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