Life as a Perfect Mess

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On Pain, Remembering and Living Courageously in 2015

Repost of Blog by The Mogul Mom The doctors said she mustn’t go to the wedding on the weekend. Her platelet count had dropped for the third time and they couldn’t explain why. This time she had to stay in hospital, they said, for her own and her baby’s safety. It was a Wednesday when … Continue reading On Pain, Remembering and Living Courageously in 2015

Speaking of Values, Susan Cheever

Speaking of Values, Susan Cheever on how modern preppies got the style but forgot the values. Thanks to for sharing this article! American aristocrats were raised to ski hard and tie a mean Royal Coachman, but they were also often raised in a tradition of service—noblesse oblige it was called—that led them to give away lots … Continue reading Speaking of Values, Susan Cheever