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School Talk ALREADY?

This week was the start of this thing called Schedule Fest at my school. What this entitles is putting in requests for what classes you want to take next year. 382 more words

When Our Kids Mess Up

Most of us work very hard to not make mistakes.

I hate making mistakes.   Almost every humiliating mistake I have made is chiseled in my memory – the Sunday in 8th grade when I tripped and fell down the stairs  as an acolyte and the congregation gasped like they were watching fireworks on the 4th of July (I still remember how I ripped my panty hose, broke a toe nail and almost lit my dress on fire); or the time I was beside myself leaving a note on the windshield of a car that I had just side swiped in a parking lot.   875 more words

Personal Growth

Begin To Live In The Moment

An amazing thing happens when you get honest with yourself and start doing what you love, what makes you happy. You stop wishing for the weekend. 78 more words

Quotes

be yourself

It’s okay to get inspired by what others are wearing, but you will feel the most comfortable by being yourself.

One of my favorite designers says “Style is a way to say who you are without having to speak.” — Rachel Zoe

Silver Linings

I am not a fly to be swatted, I am a human trying to make sense of this Adoption Shit

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I am sharing this in hopes that someone else who is going through a hard time can know they are not alone. These thoughts here are hurtful, and we adoptees are left with these kind of thoughts. 1,236 more words

Adoption

I Neglected Myself And My Own Needs

I grieved today for the times I have loved so much that I forgot about myself and my own needs. I grieved today for giving so much and forgetting that I should keep a little bit back just for me. 93 more words

Quotes

Lets Get Real

Ok Superwomen I’ve been hearing lots of stories about mean girls lately and I’m not talking teenage girls, I’m talking big knicker ladies!! I’ve heard that these women are cementing themselves on pedestals and talking down to their fellow ladies …. 497 more words

Women