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How To Make School Mornings Easier

Mornings can be a war zone and a circus combined in some households. There are just many little things to do in so little time. Here’s what you can do to make mornings less hectic: 297 more words

Raising Kids

So what if they're comfortable with TBDBITL's "hostile" atmosphere?

I want to write about the situation with the OSU Marching Band. I want to share my rather strong opinion. I might. I’ve been trying all day to distill my thoughts into something manageable, something succinct. 920 more words

The Daily

Fifty years ago, two came to look for America

On Saturday my mother-in-law, Lysle’s and Micah’s beloved Omi, told me that the photo to the right, the photo that watches over this blog and that shows my mother in front of the then-new Verrazano Bridge, was taken exactly 50 years ago. 280 more words


How to Focus When Life is Crazy

As a single parent, every once in awhile my life gets really crazy and I lose focus. The cause could be personal or work related. I even have my share of challenges raising two awesome kids as a single mom.   140 more words

Emotional Health

Mother Fudge It!

Because sometimes you just have to say Mother Fudge it!
  1. In the mornings when I wake up and step on some tiny,pointy toy – Mother Fudge it …
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Learning to handle it all

My son has had quite a bit of trouble at school. It causes a lot of problems for me, as then I have to go pick him up and deal with endless meetings and whatnot. 270 more words

True Tales