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Sunday Fun Day

I hope a time comes when Sundays really become fun days for me and Hope. She’s fine, but I think I get a preemptive start on the angst of getting back into the routine of the week day. 1,058 more words

African American Adoption

Mommy Time Out

So, I came unhinged today. Totally hit the wall and had to give myself a time out.

Vacationing with kids, I’m realizing, is a bit stressful. 1,207 more words


Divided Memory

Herf, Jeffrey.  Divided Memory: the Nazi Past in the Two Germanys.  Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1997.

Herf has written an in interesting and important study of the formation of official memories of the National Socialist regime in the Federal Republic of Germany (FRG) and the German Democratic Republic (GDR).  589 more words


That Dang Facebook

So, we’ve all read how social media can be a pain in the butt. It’s been blamed for the demise of countless relationships. Irresponsible posts have ruined friendships, busted up families. 1,065 more words


It can happen

Take a step back and then move forward. In order to really evaluate where you are going, you need to analyze where you have been, your past. 187 more words

Self Help

The Hugs and Kisses Bet

It’s Hope’s birthday, and I’m practically doing the pee pee dance I’m so excited! I’ve been waiting for this day with almost as much anticipation as all of our other milestones. 990 more words


clearing the cobwebs

i am seeing a therapriest.

it started at the reconciliation mass, where i was one of the last ones to go up.  i mustve said something that made father bob feel that i needed to come back.   149 more words