Browsing Category 52 Real Women

  • EW 52RW Debra Darwick 2
    52 Real Women

    Open Letter to the Stroller Mom

    I see you in the neighborhood, your toddler strapped into a stroller, a cellphone glued to your ear, and I feel it once again — the huge gulf ...

    June 6, 2016
  • ew.theresamay2
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    It’s Really Never Too Late

    I have always known I was a late bloomer, but when it happened, it was worth the wait. I started practicing yoga in my mid forties to help ...

    May 30, 2016
  • EW 52RW Molly MacDonald
    52 Real Women

    Beautiful Character

    “Fame is a vapor, popularity an accident and riches take wings, only one thing endures and that is character.” -Horace Greeley For many, the American dream of success ...

    May 23, 2016
  • EW 52RW Jennifer Raybaud 2
    52 Real Women

    All Aboard

    I confess.  I’m a semi-closeted heavy metal fan.  Very few people know that I enjoy everything from Led Zeppelin to Ozzy, but I do.  I bring this up for ...

    May 16, 2016
  • 52RW helen hicks
    52 Real Women

    Be Everything!

    In the early 1900s, my grandmother, Helen, (Valedictorian of her high school class) – had few opportunities.  Her place in life was to grow, marry, have children, and ...

    May 9, 2016
  • ew 52RW Ragen Beadle
    52 Real Women

    Left With Fear

    Fear has a way of making decisions for us. Often times the decision is less than wise. I learned this at the right hand of my Mom. My ...

    May 2, 2016
  • ew 52RW Cindy McCann-Clissold
    52 Real Women

    Buckle Up & Enjoy The Ride!

    When asked to write a blog I had to stop, scratch my head and say ME – you want ME to let others know of my life experiences.  ...

    April 25, 2016
  • EW 52RW Ruth Coghill
    52 Real Women

    No Greater Love

    We all long and need to be loved and Esther was no exception. When an edict went out to all the virgins in the Persian Empire, inviting them ...

    April 18, 2016
  • ew 52RW Debra Darvick Petoskey
    52 Real Women

    When Feelings Must Be Put Aside

    No secret that (most) women are exquisitely attuned to the feelings of those around them — children, spouses, parents, friends, even the neighborhood barista serving up the daily ...

    April 11, 2016