Category Archives: Feel Good

Spousal amnesia, selective hearing, mind reading: marital communication by Christine Motta Faria

Back-story: We upgraded our 30-year old RV to a 20-year old RV. Mechanic-minded husband wants to go through new/old RV to make sure it is mechanically sound (even though we have ALREADY bought it) as I’m the one that will … Continue reading

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Memorial Day – Our lack of connection with the people who serve – By Christine Motta Faria

“For all of you, I ask that the next time you see a service member or veteran, thank them. Know that they stand tall for you. Know that they are the face of America in many regions, and it’s a … Continue reading

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Being a superwoman when your culture is in conflict

Balancing Act – The Multiple Roles of Indian Women Executives Originally published by Indian Country Today Magazine In my career at Raving since 2001, I have had the privilege to interact with Native American men and women, as our clients … Continue reading

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Over 45 and pregnant? Oh, what have I done? By Christine Motta Faria

Over 45 and pregnant? Oh, what have I done? I was sitting in the doctor’s office. Waiting for the results of the pregnancy test. Did you catch it … my most recent race entry put me in the 45-49 year-old bracket.   I … Continue reading

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The difference between laziness and fear – by Christine Motta Faria

The difference between laziness and fear I just emptied a few dishes out of the dishwasher, so I could fit the dirties in. How lazy is that? Jim is out-of-town again in East Jesus Nevada, gold mine #522, and I’ve logged another Jason … Continue reading

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Kids Scare Me: Fear and Hope at an Elementary Level – By Christine Motta Faria

Kids scare me. So surrounding myself with elementary school students seemed like a really bright idea. Babysit a two-and-a-half-year-old? Frankly, I’d rather poke my eye out with a chopstick. Anyone who is too young to freak out with a ghost … Continue reading

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The Best Sex at Almost 50 by Christine Motta Faria

Okay, my husband is turning 50 next year. I say to him, “I have never been with someone as old as you are.” He rolls his eyes. I still have YEARS before I’m at 50. But you know the stinky … Continue reading

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