Things Mom Is Right About

  1. the truth works
  2. how real America (not my adopted coastal bubble) sees political candidates
  3. when someone is that intolerable, they're probably hurting on the inside
  4. work hard. Damn hard.
  5. when you decline an invitation, never explain why you can't come. It will never make the other person feel better to know what's more important to you.
  6. sunset is the worst time of the day when you're sick
  7. everyone is fighting their own battle, every day
  8. chill the pie crust dough before you roll it out
  9. things won't change at work for women until they've changed at home
  10. it's not that complicated, Anne