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Avoiding Family Conversation Killers

Good to be King By King Harris It never ceases to amaze me that every time the holiday season rolls around, all these therapists, counselors, or consultants come out of the woodwork with all sorts of tips on how to mingle melodiously at Thanksgiving or Christmas with either family members...

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Turkey Day is Not For the Dogs

Good Dogma By Lisa Ellman It’s happening again — as it does every year — Thanksgiving. And like every year, your dog or cat will be boarded or sat at home while you’re gone. Unless you’re hosting this year, in which case, there are several things that you’ll need to be aware of to keep...

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And a Cherry Tomato on Top

The trees lining Higuera street sparkle; as jack o’ lanterns yield the (sales) floor to cornucopias and full on red and green ornamental vomit. Many of us are planning large feasts—as children coming down from their Halloween highs anticipate how Santa will deliver. I’ll admit that I...

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The Fat Man

Good to be King By King Harris “There he is,” declared Elvis Presley at one of his later concerts. “There’s the real king of rock and roll.” Elvis was pointing to a distinguished gentleman in the audience, acknowledging the presence of Antoine Dominique Domino, Jr, otherwise known as...

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