Category Archives: Marriage

The Jello Mold

When Hubby and I went through a bad patch that lasted, oh, about ten years or so, we finally got it into our hard heads to try counseling. This is huge for ‘do-it-yourselfers’ like us. After all, if you can completely re-wire your home or produce school-wide events for hundreds of kids, how hard can […]

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Leader of the Pack

I read Jack London in junior high school, so I really have no excuse. I know what an alpha dog is and why one is required in a wolf pack. Have you met my family? Noticed anything particular when we convene? What do you get when you marry a first-born to a first-born who then […]

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The Love Triangle

I am definitely a female of the species. I have married a male of the species. In proof: we have reproduced the species. This is where the similarities end. Except we both like rock climbing. That, too. When I think about things, I think in circles and occasional waves. When I open my mouth and […]

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The Backseat Driver

Well, it’s finally happened. I’ve heard of the odd but true situation where dog owners and their dogs begin to look like each other. Watch the opening scenes of “101 Dalmatians” to see my research. I know about the weird syndrome that occurs when a couple has been together so many years that she will […]

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