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Love in three stages: It’s all about chemistry

No civilization on earth has been void of love stories, poems or songs. Romantic affection has been a highlight of our existence, enduring despite cynicism and skeptics and rising divorce rates. Part of the reason we see such disarray in […]

Snoopy falls in love in The Peanuts Movie. (Fox)

Love in three stages: It’s all about chemistry

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No civilization on earth has been void of love stories, poems or songs. Romantic affection has been a highlight of our existence, enduring despite cynicism and skeptics and rising divorce rates. Part of the reason we see such disarray in […]

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Set of white vector doves.

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Recently, my mother in-law had a massive stroke and as I write this, she lay dying in a bed in our front room that hospice delivered a few days

Herbaceous, savory, and  totally worth the wait of making it.

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Few things are more heartfelt than home cooking.  It's the work into which you put a piece of yourself (quite literally if you're not careful in your cutting skills)

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