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There Is No Box

There is No Box

Fit neatly into the little area we have reserved for you.  That’s the general message.

It’s abundantly clear, though, that there is no box to fit into for parenting. 815 more words

Teaching innocence about Drugs

We were sitting at the table and you asked me if I knew why you were wearing your Red shirt today. I knew the answer but was enjoying conversing with you so I asked why. 882 more words


Hope for the Best, Plan for the Worst

Last weekend, through a series of unfortunate events, we forgot my son’s very last soccer game of the season. I like to think I’m a  394 more words

Family Life

A Broken Bed

A Broken Bed

There are actually a series of things that led to the end of this particular evening.

It actually started last week.  The kitchen chairs we’d owned since a 5-year stint in Texas were dying.   804 more words

Keep Calm I Am Not Smarter Than A First Grader

I consider myself a well-educated woman! I have a college degree and am once again attending college to further my education. I like to teach and enjoy reading! 272 more words


Block Parenting

Two out of three of my kids respond the same when it comes to reasoning or explaining about something, and discipline.  The other child marches to the beat of their own drum. 279 more words


Lessons from the Radfords

Growing up church was never presented to us as an option nor a by the way. Church was our life. Whether inside the stained glass windows or outside, we lived, ate and breathed church. 445 more words

Casondra Radford