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Bullied . . .

Never be bullied into silence.  Never allow yourself to be made a victim.  Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself.

Been there, done that, never again.

Muses & Possibilties

Bullied . . .

Never be bullied into silence.  Never allow yourself to be made a victim.  Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself.

Been there, done that, never again.

Reflections

My Ideal Daily Schedule.

One of the most difficult things for me is finding great balance in my life. I have a tendency to go all in. 100% full blast. 440 more words

Schedules

A Christmas Journey (Well, I have To Blog About Christmas, Don’t I?)

The thing with Christmas is that it’s full of traditions, which is one of the sweetest and hardest things about the season.  Because traditions bring a sameness to proceedings, and that sameness encourages us (okay, me) to contemplate all the Christmasses that have gone before. 765 more words

Finding Balance

I want to enjoy my kids, but some days it's darned hard

I’m blogging over at BlogHer today – if you’re parenting teens and tweens, and can relate to the stresses of a busy day, please visit me there.

Little Leaguer

25 whole days to get ready: How to stay sane this Christmas

“Are you ready for Christmas yet?

I hear this question all the time and it makes me cringe. Because inevitably the answer is, “Nope, I’m not.” 475 more words

Advent

It's Possible We're Raising a Liberal

Back in my early college years – when I briefly believed I was capable of becoming a social worker – I took a class taught by a no-bones-about-it democrat.  421 more words