Shopping Encounters at the Mall
by Tracy Larson on December 3, 2013
Women love to shop. Maybe it harkens back to when humans were hunters and gatherers. The men went off to hunt wooly mammoths and the women stayed home and gathered food. Men would find prey, and bring it home with no interest in looking around to see if there was a better wooly mammoth that [read the full article]
Is Flirting With Other People While You are Married Normal?
by Contributors on December 4, 2013
Sometimes I flirt with other men other than my husband. It’s pretty harmless and not very often but I wonder if it is normal. Is it normal to flirt or is it harmful? Jenna – Oklahoma Our panelists answered… Sure, flirt away. Everyone needs a boost to their feeling sexy quotient. However, just make sure no lines [read the full article]
Women, Then & Now
Women’s Hair in 1890 Compared to Now
by Tracy Larson on July 27, 2013
A woman’s hairstyle can define who she is to the world just like her clothes do. Our foremothers had fun with different hairstyles just like we do today. In fact, the “equipment” they used to get their hair in place is not that much different than todays. Here is an 1891 advertisement for a curler and [read the full article]
Who is She?
The President of the PTA
by Tracy Larson on September 18, 2013
You probably have spotted the President of the PTA roaming around the school or have read her name on forms that come home in the backpack. Do you ever wonder who this mom really is and why she is the President of the PTA? Let me introduce you to Julia, she may surprise you with the [read the full article]
Conversations with Men
Does Your Man Have a 72 Hour Frisky Clock?
by Tracy Larson on December 5, 2013
With any family many things can happen in 72 hours. In general, we can say that leftovers start to smell, and house guests become annoying. We know that it took three days for Apollo 11 to reach the moon, and everyone needs a three-day supply of provisions if a disaster strikes. However, there is one more [read the full article]
Conversations Between Girlfriends
Forgetting to Pick Up Your Child On-Time
by Tracy Larson on December 1, 2013
“So how are you?” Laura asks as we are sipping our coffee. “Oh, fine. You know, the usual day. Chaos in the morning before school and Wil woke up with a sore throat at 3am. What is it about 3am? Everything that happens during the night happens at 3am,” I answer. I could tell something was troubling [read the full article]
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