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I Misses You.

When Shadow Man and I were dating, if it was a night or weekend when he had full-time Dad duties (which was 50% of the time because he shares equal custody), I would often find myself sitting on the couch in his living room surrounded by the chaos that is the “normal” for a single dad of a teenager and a child with Down Syndrome. 1,556 more words


The Thing About Pot Pies

As a single dad, when it comes to cooking, it’s just like the old adage: it’s either sink or swim.

Except in this case you get three choices.  584 more words


Book Review for I am Living in 2 Homes by Garcelle Beauvais and Sebastian A. Jones

From authors, Sebastian A. Jones and Garcelle Beauvais, we have the second book in the “I am” series of children’s books featuring fraternal twins, Jay and Nia. 343 more words


A Ray of Sunshine.......

Work travels had me in central Australia (Alice Springs NT) last week. Escaping a southern winter for a few days is always a good and working with like-minded teachers/ business leaders, whose efforts to support and prepare the regions younger  people for work is always rewarding. 257 more words

O-M-G! Am I Really Incapable of Love?

What if you discovered something about yourself that was so hideous, villainous, outrageous and terrifying that it pained you to think about it? What if you woke up one day looked in the mirror and discovered you were the boogeyman, albeit wearing a nice crisp… 610 more words


A Heartfelt Mind-Meld: Just Breathe!

First, I apologize to all my followers and random readers!  It has been too long since I have blogged, and I apologize for the delayed absence.  1,620 more words


Mummy's Night Out

On a Friday I help run a playgroup at a local primary school. It’s a pretty popular group with around twenty regular attendees.

The mummies are all lovely, but we tend to know one another as “Rose’s Mum”, “Henry’s Mum”, “Marco’s Mum” etc. 373 more words

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