Category Archives: Relationships

Happy Valentine’s Day

CORDELIA’S MOM’S WORDS OF PSEUDO-WISDOM: Don’t allude to puppies for two weeks prior to Valentine’s Day and then give your loved one a card and a candy bar instead. *** HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY! __________ I love to hear from my … Continue reading

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Cordelia’s Mom’s Neighborhood

It’s been five months since we moved into our new home.  Yay! Things are coming along nicely.  The construction is mostly done – well, we thought we were done, until one of the upstairs light switches began sizzling every time … Continue reading

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Ding Dong the Witch Is Dead …

… or at least re-absorbed. When I created Not Cordelia’s Mom (a/k/a Not CM) in 2014, I felt like I was two different people:  the calm, professional woman who could handle pretty much everything and who wrote Cordelia’s Mom, Still on … Continue reading

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The Devil Made Me Do It – But An Angel Supervised

I sent the email on a whim. The household construction was nearly complete, and I knew I would have to return to work soon in order to pay for everything.  At my age, it wouldn’t be easy finding a new … Continue reading

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