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Ten Ways to Beat Your Children...

It’s important to instill a healthy sense of deity-like worship in your kids as early and for as long as possible. Soon enough you will be faced by an eye-rolling, curfew breaking, car borrowing teenager. 614 more words

Whiskey

Wearing my Every Day mom Badge Proud

There are two words that irritate me like no other. Two words that when people say them are actually giving a compliment, but I find obnoxious. 854 more words

Parenting

Discipline and the Bible

Raising kids is serious business. As parents, none of us should take the responsibility of rearing kids lightly. Much is riding on the shoulders of moms and dads in terms of expectations, accountability, and even judgement. 1,138 more words

Family

What's My Motivation?

(Author’s Note: No long story this time. I’m just in the mood to rant.)

When I was in my thirties, people would often ask me this question: “You have any kids?” It was an innocent inquiry, the kind of get-to-know-ya patter that people are prone to. 1,178 more words

Humor

Getting Real

I am finally going to do it. I am going to get back on the proverbial writing wagon. At 40 something, this whole blogging thing is very unusual to me so bear with me ;) 310 more words

I HOPE MY SON IS BULLIED...AMONG OTHER THINGS

5 THINGS I HOPE MY SON ENCOUNTERS

1. BULLIES

Crazy to think that I would ever want my son to encounter a bully…the thought alone breaks my heart. 752 more words

Mama Things

Suddenly Stay At Home

Flashback 3 years ago, and I would never have imagined myself trading a comfortable paycheck for tons of dirty laundry, sticky hands and toy-shaped minefields. Circumstances were such that we could not find a caregiving situation suitable for Big G back then. 282 more words

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