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Celia Iannelli Choose to light a candle to chase away the dark

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Worry takes you into the dark and steals the joy from your life.

Laurie NigroHe should just admit I’m always right

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His life would be so much easier if he'd just listen to me in the first place.

Laurie Nigro Why are some people blind to wet towels, shoes and dirty socks where they don’t belong? It’s a...

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For people who lack object permanence, once they walk out of the bedroom, the wet towel that they left on the bed ceases to exist. Same with the boots shed directly in front of the door. Or the dirty socks on the radiator.

Laurie Nigro Confronting our personal demons, laughter is often truly the best medicine —

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People who suffer are not to be ridiculed or mocked. It is not okay to laugh at their pain. Except sometimes, it's ok to laugh with them.

Laurie NigroWhy my upcoming 20th anniversary trip will in no way resemble my honeymoon

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After sun poisoning and surviving an attack by a crazed school of angel fish, Laurie's honeymoon took one more crazy turn. The 20th-anniversary trip should be a piece of cake, right?

Celia Iannelli We may have come a long way since then — but baby we’ve still got a long way to...

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The glass ceiling has been cracked but not broken. Women have made great strides toward equality, but we're not there yet.

Laurie Nigro‘Don’t change the channel. I’m watching that,’ he said between snores

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I am constantly amazed at the male ability  to nap. If you know a man past the age of birth, you have probably found...

Laurie Nigro How school vacation almost killed me

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School breaks present special challenges for working parents — especially for a former stay-at-home, homeschooling mom transitioning to a new 'working mom' lifestyle.

Laurie NigroOnce upon a time I wanted to be an adult

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Turns out, adulthood has plenty of unforeseen drawbacks.

Looking back on the ‘headlines’ of life

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Recalling memories of moments great and small makes us realize that's the "stuff" of life.