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Why We Should Be Thankful For Everything, All The Time

By On November 23, 2018

Spending Thanksgiving morning in the ER really makes you think about what you should be thankful for. It’s been a tough year. My mom was diagnosed with breast cancer. I had my… Read More


Do we turn into our parents?

By On August 12, 2013

Most Sundays since I moved out of my childhood home, I go over for family dinner. My mom usually cooks the entire meal — from entree to dessert — and we bring over side… Read More


#CatTravels: Quick jaunt to Hilo

By On December 14, 2012

Wednesday — 12/12/12 — was a momentous day. This date won’t happen for another century. So why not get married? That’s what my cousin did in Hilo — and our family jumped… Read More


Great Debate: To spank or not to spank

By On November 2, 2011

The other day I was talking with a few friends who are parents — and the subject of spanking came up. One said she spanks. It’s her way of disciplining her three-year-old. Nothing… Read More


ASK DR. DISH: Big family, no money

By On March 1, 2011

Is it OK to plan a destination wedding to keep the guest list short?… Read More