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Trapped

Trapped

For all his long
almost 7
years

the boy with the enormous brain
and tiny hips
has been told
(he is certain of this)
nothing
but

“Drink

           your

                   milk.”

Motherhood

#8 community & neighbourhood: the slow advent's calendar of gratitude

#8 – community & neighborhood

‘Morning’s hard, coffee’s cold. Pretending that the day means more than getting old…’
~Melissa Etheridge ~

Monday morning. It’s my turn to get the kids up and ready for daycare.  470 more words

English

You'd better not cry...

Oh yeah? Even when you’re a small child whose Mommy and Daddy plopped you on the lap of a stranger wearing a bizarre red velveteen pants suit? 272 more words

Family Life

4 Tips for Moving with Small Children

Moving is a stressful thing to have to do. Add in a few toddlers in the mix and you could have yourself a disaster waiting to happen. 398 more words

Holidays

{Ministry Mom} Fingerprints.

By: Mandy Hill

Be thankful in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you who belong to Christ Jesus. (1 Thessalonians 5:18)

Parenting is one of those privileges that offers a mixed plate of emotions. 424 more words

Mandy's Posts

Bedtime Stories & Rhymes - Revisiting Childhood

Source: http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/2/21/1392984947083/mother-reading-to-child-014.jpg

Someone has truly said that each of us has a child hidden somewhere in us. This child comes out in various instances whether its during our emotional times with our loved ones, the times when we are successful or fail in our endeavours, the times when we want to feel loved and cared for and the likes. 431 more words

My Thots And Scribbles

Public Restrooms

To Parents of Small Children:

I want to first state that I have no desire to join your ranks. At times, it feels like it should be said that I never wish to join your ranks, but for now let’s leave it at “for the foreseeable future.” But in spite of how I feel about children as pertaining to myself, there are times that I am thankful for all of those people who don’t share these sentiments (or perhaps they do, but fail to exercise all due caution). 208 more words

Love Letter