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Mary Jo Pehl


His Name Was Earl

What I learned from the couch whisperer

Easy Living

Is a desire for convenience another way of saying you’re lazy?

Kids in a Candy Storm

Mary Jo Phehl reveals a family secret.


When pushing past your comfort zone means looking like a Teletubby

Big Business

What the obesity police don’t understand

A Worm Heart

Mary Jo Pehl finds joy at the circus

Wrestling With the IRS

When Dad works for a guy named “Killer,” you worry

Blind Spot

MJP learns her handicap

My Not-So Big Fat Wedding

Battling the marriage industrial complex

I’m No. 2 (or thereabouts)

My quest for non-excellence