Tag Archives: moms

On This Day…

There’s so much I want to say to you that I didn’t say while we were both sitting in that hospital room surrounded by a cacophony of beeping devices, moans, soft, desperate pleas for help and the occasional chirping bird … Continue reading

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100 Reasons To Not Kill Yourself: #97.

This reason to prolong your existence involves that one person in our lives who inspires more love – and guilt – than any other. #97: Your Mom. Incidentally, that word isn’t “suicide”.   There are moms out there who work … Continue reading

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I’m No Expert… Sunday Morning Edition.

I’m no expert but I would think that a mother for whom the safety of her brood is supposedly-paramount would exercise extreme caution when carrying out said protection. Case in point: a mommy dearest who, in her zeal to protect … Continue reading

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5×5 With The Hook: Dani Kind.

Dani Kind is a workin’ mom. Literally. Not only is she actually a creator of little humans, she is a vital and integral part of the CBC’s upcoming edgy and innovative comedy series, Workin’ Moms. Anyone want to guess the … Continue reading

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The Hook’s Guide To Being A Traveling Dad.

When I was a kid, my father just didn’t give a damn about being a dad. That’s the long and short of it; there was no father/son bonding time, no cherished childhood memories. Growing up, I had a buddy, Ralphie … Continue reading

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5×5 With The Hook: Tracy Moore.

She stepped into a television hosting role held by a beloved personality who should have been a tough act to follow – and she aced it immediately. She’s the warmest-yest-simultaneously-coolest, hippest, most lovable woman on TV since Mary Tyler Moore. … Continue reading

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Ever Wonder How The Hook’s Day Begins?

Not my actual day at home, but my “labors” in the hospitality field. It is five past eight in the morning as I peck these words out to you and I’ve already spent ten minutes wiping down the handrail leading … Continue reading

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