Gimbling in the Wabe – What I Want for Mother’s Day

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I was watching television the other day when an ad came on informing me that for this Mother’s Day, “smart phones trump flowers”, suggesting that in order to show your mother how much you appreciate her, you need to give her not flowers, but a smart phone.  Another ad on another day shows women being [….]

Gimbling in the Wabe – What I Want for Mother’s Day

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This Sunday is Mother’s Day, so here is the post I wrote a few years ago to share what I, as a mother, would really, truly like out of this day.  Not sure if your mother would agree, but no matter what, if you can, be nice to your Mom on Sunday.  She probably deserves [….]

Gimbling in the Wabe – More Than Words Can Say

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It was a Friday night, and the pizza was about ready to come out of the oven.  The Twins game was on TV.  I was sitting in my chair, computer on, trolling Facebook and working through a book review when my daughter looked up at the glass picture window behind me, and said, “Whoa.” We [….]