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Ashley Madison Take 2

The purchase of the island of Manhattan.  The commonly understood history is that in 1626 Dutch colonists purchased the island of Manhattan from the Native Americans for trade goods valued at about 60 Dutch guilders. 644 more words


Making the connection with your foster/adopted children

Here’s a wonderful article from the Texas Foster Family Association worth sharing.  I think I just might have to locate Dr. Chapman’s book.

How to Parent Adopted/Foster Children with the 5 Love Languages


Ashley Madison Hack Help (Take 1)

So your information got hacked from your Ashley Madison account, huh?  And now your life is in crisis.  My grad school advisor’s native language was Chinese.  414 more words


The Double-Edged Sword of Attachment

Recently, my dear old dad was visiting from North Carolina. I don’t see him as much as I’d like to because of the distance, but we make the most of the time we have, and the visits are frequent enough that my kids know and adore their grandpa. 1,248 more words


Calling for Comfort

The signs all point the same direction this week. They show me that below my skin’s surface there is suffering. It is bewildering to see the great lengths I can go to distract myself, staying too busy to feel. 100 more words


R-Rated Prayers: Going Deeper with God

“Religion will kill you.

And religion will make you a judgmental person.

Religion will alienate you from people.

Religion will make God a stranger to you. 143 more words