Category Archives: healthcare

Flat as a Pancake

I don’t understand mammograms. Oh, I understand the need for cancer screenings, and in fact some people close to me have been saved by similar methods. What I don’t get is the barbaric nature of the mammogram machine itself. I do … Continue reading

Posted in Funny, healthcare, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Dumbo Elephant

I think I must have a bit in common with some Republican legislators. They don’t seem to understand where babies come from. I didn’t really understand either, at the age of eight or nine. When I was a mid grade-schooler, there … Continue reading

Posted in Government, healthcare, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Feminist Take on Viagra

If you are squeamish and/or do not like frank discussions of sexuality, stop reading. To my now-grown sons, yes, mommy and daddy do have sex, but you might not want to read about the details… Is it just me, or … Continue reading

Posted in Government, healthcare | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

The Secret is Out, and it’s a Boy

I never knew my husband had a son from a previous liaison.  Neither did he.  We found out a few years ago from Cigna HealthCare, which provided us with insurance cards for me, Hubs, and sons K.C., Tyler, and… Alex?  I … Continue reading

Posted in Crazy Relatives, Funny, Government, healthcare | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Health Insurance is Making Me Sick!

I have just spent way too much time on the government healthcare web site trying to investigate options and apply. The good news, we can actually GET health insurance because pre existing conditions are no longer an impediment. The last … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Government, healthcare | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment