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50 years of marriage

Today my mother-in-law and father-in-law, Marilyn and Ed, celebrate 50 years of marriage. I met Marilyn and Ed a little more than 15 years ago in Missouri (where they live) at a family reunion. They were warm and kind and made me feel welcome in their home. Over the years they have continued to make […]


Love is love

A week ago today the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) ruled on marriage equality. The Constitution grants … (all) equal dignity in the eyes of the law. It is so ordered. In light of the great news, my Facebook post read:┬áLove is love. Marriage equality for all! As it should be. Some┬ápeople are […]


Marriage is for me

Recently on Facebook I have seen many friends share the link to a story about a blog post titled: Marriage Isn’t For You. ViralNova reposted it and it is getting a lot of attention. I have wanted to comment on some of my friends’ posts. But I just decided to write my own response to […]


Enough with the finally

Recently I have known people who have gotten engaged. At least one person (though usually more) has a response of FINALLY! Sometimes when someone decides to have a baby, the response is FINALLY! Really, is that necessary? If someone wants to get married or not, have a baby or not, shouldn’t that be their business? […]


I am a good person

I believe in religious rights, which means I believe people can practice or not practice any religion one chooses. I may not agree with your choice. But it is yours. And as long as you don’t try to put your beliefs on me we are cool. I also believe in the separation of Church and […]