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Dancing Like A Dork

Watching my daughter, Serrah, practice the running man in the middle of the Kitchen, K-mart parking lot,  and everywhere we went;  had Maggie, her older sister, rolling her eyes constantly. 767 more words


A Fair Day’s Pay for a Fair Day’s Work

One of my favorite things to do (something the internet has made much easier) is to read old newspapers. I don’t know why, but I find it comforting to see that the centuries roll by, but as far as human nature is concerned, nothing much really changes. 834 more words


Welcome to My Crazy Farm Life

Welcome to our adventure in trying to move to a simpler life.  Where we will dive into adventures involving self-sustainable practices and learn to provide most of our basic needs ranging from food to clothing and whatever else we can discover. 38 more words

Why I was never a soccer mom

This week I listened to a freelance single mom telling how much of her time goes into watching her son play sport. I think she’s crazy to sit at school sporting events when she could be working or creating. 690 more words


Fear- Is that Something We are Imbibing in the Generations to Come?

Fear is the most hated word in my dictionary. I usually don’t speak my mind in reality, but sometimes when it comes to speaking up, I don’t hold it inside my head. 744 more words

I'll never forget the day I saw a father mock his child. 

It’s a gorgeous day in Texas and naturally my babies were playing outside. Today my little romeo, 3 year old of a son brings me this “flower” and says, “Be careful with this flower Mama… it has a weed on it. 628 more words

A reminder for future parents

The thing that amazes me the most about the Holy Quran is that it contains objective truths that can speak to every mind, and at the same time it talks to the heart of the reader and sheds a new light about certain situations or emotions the reader is dealing with. 533 more words