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The Big Squish: My First Mammogram Experience

Over the years I’ve impressed some doctors with comprehensive knowledge of my family’s medical history. However, whenever I’ve uttered that my grandmother was diagnosed with breast cancer at 39 years old, I get “the look.”  The “wow-that-was-young” look. My grandmother thankfully survived her cancer ordeal.  But in the early 1960s, folks did not openly discuss […]

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Las Vegas It Shouldn't Be Like This Providence Moms Blog

In Response to Las Vegas: It Shouldn’t Be Like This

This morning I awoke to the horrible news of the mass shooting in Las Vegas in which, at the time of writing this, 58 individuals were killed and over 500 injured.   It shouldn’t be like this. Just hours ago, those 50 individuals excitedly departed their homes and their families to attend a concert.  It […]

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Mom BFF Providence Moms Blog

What Sets Your Mom BFF Apart From The Rest

When I sit down to think about it, it’s kind of funny to think of how friendships evolve and come to be.  You never really can pinpoint when someone migrates from casual acquaintance to good friend.  Each and every one of my friendships is special, but there a several things particularly unique about my friendship […]

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