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12/19/2011
What I Want to be When I Grow Up When I was growing up, to earn my weekly allowance, my dad used to have me write an essay. One week, he assigned me to write about what I wanted to be when I grew up. More >>

Tags: Feminism, Morals, Ethics, Values, SAHM stay-at-home mom, Social Issues, Values
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12/16/2011
A Marriage of Endurance and Dedication I want to share a kind, loving, gentle story with you...My parents will be married for 53 years in February. Over the course of my life (46 years so far), I have witnessed compassion, love and perseverance in the marriage of my parents. More >>

Tags: Behavior, Commitment, Generosity, Marriage, Read On-Air
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12/16/2011
R.E.S.P.E.C.T. ...Fueled by your advice to raise one's own children, and prompted by gratitude that, as a cancer survivor, I was given the opportunity to make an impact on my kids' lives, we made the decision to raise our own children... More >>

Tags: Behavior, Gratitude, Parenting, Regarding Dr. Laura, Respect, Values
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12/16/2011
I So Admire My Husband Do I have a MAN for a Husband? Yes I do. We'll be married 31 years in February.... His father and maternal grandmother did not approve of me as a prospective wife and did everything in their power to discredit and humiliate me. More >>

Tags: Behavior, Family/Relationships - Family, Gratitude, Marriage, Relationships, Relatives, Respect
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12/15/2011
After the Wedding... Thank you so much for helping me to start off my marriage right! I'm 30 yrs old and I just married the man of my dreams 2 weeks ago. Today when I was telling my coworker about the big wedding day, she commented how sad she and her new husband were when all the excitement died down after their wedding and they had to go back to their normal lives. More >>

Tags: Marriage, Read On-Air
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12/15/2011
Preparing To Be A Wife And Mother I read the email from the single mom who learned it was okay to be a wife and mother. It brought back some memories of when I was dating. More >>

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12/15/2011
Lessons for Raising Kids In the early 1990's, (my then) shack-up honey and I started listening to you. We were raising (my now) husband's, 10 year old daughter. I immediately loved your program and listened everyday. Both of us were so confused in raising a 10 year old. From you we learned: More >>

Tags: Morals, Ethics, Values, Raising kids, Regarding Dr. Laura, Response to a Comment, Values
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12/14/2011
Mostly Happily Ever After I know we are not typical because we married too young (ages 17 and 19), but it was a norm "back then". I always say we were just lucky because we were not that smart at the time. But during all these years of marriage we have learned and grown "together" which I think helped us. More >>

Tags: Behavior, Generosity, Marriage, Read On-Air, Respect, Values
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12/14/2011
11 Years Later I was 23 and stupid but smart enough to know I had to find a job to make some money before I stared graduate school. At that job, the radio was set to your show. Thank God for that. I heard you say "you have to kiss a lot of toads before you find your prince". More >>

Tags: Dating, Marriage, Response to a Comment
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12/13/2011
The Right Thing to Do Recently I had the sad task of walking with a family as they buried their infant daughter after many months of preparation and anticipation. This child was a "miracle child" conceived by a couple after their other children had reached adulthood. More >>

Tags: Character, Courage, Conscience, Character-Courage-Conscience, death of a child, Military, Morals, Ethics, Values, Read On-Air, Stay-at-Home Mom, Values
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