Posts Tagged ‘Unconditional Love’

Try and Stop Me

(posted by Jeanne on 10-20-2010)

At the sight of a little pine tree sprouting up through the gravel, I was reminded of love’s insistence. And these stories from  ZipMoms inspire me further.

Try and Stop Me…

Gina was having difficulty with her three daughters following a divorce she initiated from their dad. The girls were in their twenties and making Gina pay, big time. Gina didn’t get too rattled over this. We agreed that she should continue to… Read more »

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Saving Graces

(posted by Jeanne on 9-08-2010)


Saving Graces

I’ve written a lot about our “Rescue” dogs because in reality they’ve rescued me. I should note that our son, Charlie, teases us about referring to Gracie and Bella as “Rescue” dogs since as he puts it, “It’s not as though Read more »

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Brava: A Family Reunion Becomes an Endless Exchange of Encores

(posted by Jeanne on 7-11-2010)


I had forgotten what it was like to be so unconditionally loved that just showing up was enough. I imagine when I was born this was so, but I don’t remember enough of the story to fully appreciate how my family here in America responded to my birth. Growing up in New York as a second-generation Italian-American, a strong sense of Read more »

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