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4th Grade Field Trip...a Microcosm of Life?

A tad bit of culture shock as I plunked down smack in the middle of a bus full of over sixty fourth-graders laughing, shouting, giggling and excitable as merrily we rolled along the freeway last week. 803 more words

Tricky, Tricky, Tricky

I first pulled out all of my eyelashes during the summer that I was 10 years old, and also half an eyebrow.
“It isn’t even the good half!” my mother railed. 160 more words

10 April 2014 - Any mental health issues?

During the very first meeting with my midwife, I was asked this question.

“NO, nothing…”

 

Well, my kids made me realise recently, the answer to this question should have been “yes”. 574 more words

Pardon Me Madam

  I pride myself in having good etiquette since being a New Englander it flows through me like plasma, or lava, as an ex of mine used to say. 574 more words

Dealing with Trichotillomania

Honestly, the advice in this video is probably some of the best I’ve heard. The traditional “just find a distraction with your hands”  really doesn’t work that well. 243 more words

A little release

This is a Neocube.

I was advised to get one as a deterrent from pulling my hair. I was told that I had Trichotillomania, which is a mental health ‘thing’ which the sufferer, me pulls out random strands of hair. 188 more words

8. How do I stop my baby from pulling her hair out?

When dealing with children you never know what odd habit they might pick up.  This is especially true of foster children.  These children have their worlds turned upside down.   118 more words

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