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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka?: Awash in Memories
Helene Cohen Bludman

Awash in Memories

Appliances don’t last forever, but when my Maytag washing machine shuddered through her final spin cycle today, I couldn’t believe the end had come.

She hadn’t been ailing, so her demise was sudden, shocking. “No!” I groaned when the repairman gave me the bad news. “Ma’am, she lasted 28 years,” he told me. “You’ve got nothing to be sorry about.”

At 28 years old, she was certainly a senior citizen in a world of planned obsolescence, but I guess I had taken her for granted. And now that she’s gone, I am left high and dry with a pile of dirty clothes. READ MORE

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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - I Want To Be Alone With These Women

I Want To Be Alone With These Women

Excuse me while I clean up the coffee I have spewed on my computer screen....Read More
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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Yes, My Kid Is Tiny. STFU!

Yes, My Kid Is Tiny. STFU!

If one more person tells me what to feed my kid I’m going to lose it....Read More
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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Mom Scorecard
Helene Cohen Bludman

My Mothering Scorecard

Everyone needs feedback on their job performance, and moms are no exception.

I thought I was overdue for a review, but first, a self-appraisal.

Voilà — My Mothering Scorecard.

I wanted to tally the stats of my mothering scorecard and see how I stacked up. READ MORE

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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka
Deva Dalporto

I’m Socially Skill-less

My husband recently told me that I pulled a bait and switch on him. When we met, I was a super social, outgoing extrovert. I could hold a mean conversation. Politics? Yes, I have an opinion! Religion? Sure, let’s chat! Current events? Bring it. I’m totally up-to-date. READ MORE

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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - Sounds Like a Booty Call
Erin K Moffat

Sounds Like A Booty Call To Me

DISCLAIMER: Mom, just don’t even read this. No, seriously please don’t go any further. READ MORE

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