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Shine On The Shack

This pic is from a road trip, not a building I own.

I have had my old lawnmower listed for sale on craigslist for weeks now. 543 more words

Giving [ourselves] Permission

The following list are things that I wrestle with on a daily basis. The list is by no means all-inclusive, but were the first words that weant from my heart, to my brain, and to my fingertips this morning. 550 more words

We're All In This Together

This is my first entry typing from this laptop.

Vulnerability is asking for help. Sometimes it’s easier to give than to receive. To be the receiver of a gift can sometimes make one feel needy. 1,353 more words

My Story, Part I - Where it all began

Hello soldiers!

Since this is my first post, I figured I would share my story…or at least the start of it! This is where is all began; and as with any recovery story, there may be points where this may trigger others, however I will not post any numbers or anything too specific. 1,503 more words

Eating Disorder Recovery

NEW: Learn Autistic with Rosetta Stone?

You’ve seen the commercial, right? If you’re a caregiver, you’re probably sitting in a stupor when the infomercials come on in the wee hours.

Rosetta Stone… 169 more words

Care Giving

The Should-in-nator

“Get out of my kitchen!”

That is the characterization of many of us home cooks who make meals for a crowd.

It is also the way my mother is characterized by one of my in-law’s. 1,132 more words


Of mice and... uh... books?

A couple of short things.

First, more fun ‘n’ games with Joey’s old desktop.

The cursor was sitting in the middle of the screen, not moving. 313 more words

Care Giving