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On the road again!

I am traveling for the next 2 weeks. I am taking my book and CD to Europe and I get to teach in Prague. I am in a state of gratitude as I see life at work. 752 more words


Modern Milestones: Part One – Parenting and Childhood

Old Milestones New Milestones

Get pregnant Check fertility window with ‘Maybe Baby’
Prenatal classes: breathing No breathing; problem solve crying doll in class
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Dan's leg and a guilt that won't go away

We’d lost Dan by the time he was six; even at that age I reckon he’d already decided society really didn’t have much to offer a kid who had to wear an iron and leather calliper on one leg and who, if he couldn’t keep up, then no-one was going to wait for him. 2,382 more words

"Violence is a preventable brain disorder"


“The love and affection of the adults are literally growing the empathy centers of the brain.” A conversation about brain chemistry and physiology and peace and violence.


Baby Scarlett Grows

5 Months

Our Scarlett Rose is 5 months today. This sitting pose is new. She also gets a big kick out of standing on the floor with hands on the couch as I help her balance. 1,406 more words

Child Raising

My pregnancy with Scarlett Rose

14 weeks! Just a little lump : ) Baby is size of a clenched fist.

15 weeks. Baby is size of apple or almost softball size : ) 273 more words

Child Raising

What if My Partner and I Have Different Religious Beliefs? Can Interfaith Marriage Work?

Here is a Spiritual Conundrum submitted to Spiritual Insights for Everyday Life by an anonymous reader:

Hi Lee,

I love reading all of your articles, they’re incredibly easy to relate to.

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Sex, Marriage, Relationships