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Prayer Does Not Cure ADHD

Things That People Have Said To Me About ADHD:

Have you tried praying that your ADHD will go away?

When you’re distracted, pray. 323 more words



Each interaction with others people carries with it an Opportunity and a Possibility. Every person you meet is a potential new Friend, Lover, Client, soul for the Kingdom or Destiny Helper. 539 more words

Personal Development

Trainspotting 2.

Danny Boyle’s iconic film ‘Trainspotting’ dealt with a side of Britain that few see and fewer want to. It was a film that could only be made in the UK – or the US, come to that – because the desperate circumstances forced on the lower orders is unique to these otherwise wealthy countries. 1,964 more words

Modern Times

The RSpec Book: Behaviour Driven Development with RSpec, Cucumber, and Friends (Facets of Ruby)

Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD) gives you the best of Test Driven Development, Domain Driven Design, and Acceptance Test Driven Planning techniques, so you can create better software with self-documenting, executable tests that bring users and developers together with a common language.Get the most out of BDD in Ruby with The RSpec Book, written by the lead developer of RSpec, David Chelimsky.You’ll get started right away with RSpec 2 and Cucumber by developing a simple game, using Cucumber to express high-level requirements in language your customer understands, and RSpec to express more granular requirements that focus on the behavior of individual objects in the system. 122 more words


Keep Spanking Your Kids

Spanking is an issue that has been widely debated over the last few decades.

In light of the new laws in France (which make spanking illegal) and the debate in our local news here in Perth a few months ago where a father was charged following spanking his child (which led to a poll asking the public whether spanking should be made illegal here) we thought it would be a good time to reflect on the issue of spanking and its relevance to parenting today. 791 more words


The First Week To Come Back To Kindergarten

After nearly a month’s winter holiday, Miaomiao went back to the kindergarten last week. 539 more words


evidence for the benefits of spanking

I will not give any more time to this debate; I will not be finding sources.
There endeth my participation here.

At the risk of further enraging fellow blogger ‘madblog’, I’d like to share this comment she made during a discussion on the use of physical pain to punish children.

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