Tag Archives: Father’s Day

Dad, I wish you knew how much we need you!

Egg + Sperm = new life This equation is a biological law that does not change no matter the trend, orientation, tendency, or species. New life requires part of a male and part of a female. The deposit in this … Continue reading

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What is your dad’s love language?

Not every father feels comfortable wrapping those big dad-arms around their child to say “I love you.” Papa’s love can’t match mama’s loving, but they are entitled to their own ways of expressing appropriate affections for their children. They have … Continue reading

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I was a little Skunkneck

My father was wicked witty and claimed he did not have a creative bone in his body. You be the judge… He had his own vocabulary that would just flow out of his mouth such as “Bushwa” which was short … Continue reading

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My Dad taught me to love words

I have somewhat of a walk to my mailbox. This day was not particularly different as I trudged up the hill to get bills and junk mail.  A large envelope stuck out as the red mailbox door hung below. I … Continue reading

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Delicately hand-picked

A little old man walks out a back door and slowly makes his way to the garden. The sun casts early morning shadows across the yard tended gently for fifty five years. His eyes heavy and weary give inspection of simple … Continue reading

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Tears over Dental Fillings

My father was a dentist. His office was very much an extension of our home. His toy box sits in my entry hall; with the same lid that falls and hits your head when you peek for a prize so … Continue reading

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My Dad called me Lunk-Plunk!

I believe in Fathers! So much so I want to dedicate the next several blog posts to all good Dad’s in the month that celebrates them! I am not one of those women who flaunts being better in a “manless” … Continue reading

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Everybody needs a Daddy!

He was about three years old. I don’t even remember where he found it. But it ended up in his room next to his bed one night. We ended up taping it to his wall above his bed because he … Continue reading

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Thank Heaven’s for Dad’s!

Mom’s can be…nice, but dull! They have to follow that “mother book so closely.” Don’t get me wrong, they wipe the pavement out of our scraped knees, they put the carrots in our lunches, they use their spit to wipe … Continue reading

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