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Dear Grandma

Dear Grandma,

It has been just over fourteen years since you’ve been gone. I think about you quite often; actually more so now than ever before. 727 more words


Moms Are Fully Qualified to Re-enter the Workforce, yo

I am sharing a wonderful manifesto written by a dear friend of mine (with her permission). My friend is attempting to reenter the workforce after taking time off to raise her young children. 836 more words



We had Cole’s IEP today. The IEP is our annual review of educational goals that we, together with Cole’s team (which includes speech therapist, occupational therapist, physical therapist, teachers and school administration), set each year. 501 more words

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Parenting: Law vs. Grace. Which is Right?

For the most part, our sense of morality comes from our religion, or you could say our belief system. In general, for the western civilization the historical source for morality comes from the law given to Moses by God and the philosophy of grace, which comes from Jesus in the New Testament. 240 more words


michelle's pet share: a little levity...from my grandkitty

My daughter sent along this photo of my grandkitty, a little fella who tugs at my heartstrings every time I see him…in person…or in print. 359 more words


Passionate Pursuit {day 29}: A Tall Glass of Grace

Do you ever beat yourself up emotionally?
I do.
Sometimes even before I get out of the bed in the morning.
I wake up and “it” comes to mind. 40 more words


Redoing Game Night

Last night my brother joined us to spend time with the kids and hang out with two adults very sleep deprived and wrangling two kids going through growth spurts.  397 more words