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Footnote to yesterday's post

So I thought God was responding to me with silence.

I thought He was keeping quiet.

I was wrong.

About two hours after writing yesterday’s post… 143 more words

Forgiveness

We're Still Talking

Did you wake this morning with a smile on your face, ready to jump out of bed and get on with your day? Or was it more of a slow awakening, moving through a well established morning routine? 544 more words

The Year Of Being Rooted

Immune Boosting Homemade 'Pedialyte'

Our children recently had a ‘run in’ with the stomach bug.  They were sick for a few days and could not eat or drink much of anything.  163 more words

Recipes

Illinois Parents Facing Relinquishment of Kids with Mental Illness to Get Help

(Chicago) – A shrunken public safety net in Illinois due to budget cuts has forced numerous parents into an anguished-filled dilemma: whether to relinquish custody of their children with serious mental or emotional problems in order to get them care. 347 more words

Pamela Rodriguez

Write 2 Shoot Media reblogged this on Write 2 Shoot Media and commented:

[caption id="attachment_1567" align="alignright" width="300"]PDF infographic created by the CDC, which details statistics of children with mental health issues across the U.S. PDF infographic created by the CDC, which details statistics of children with mental health illnesses across the U.S.[/caption] Illinois Parents Facing Relinquishment of Kids with Mental Illness to Get Help My ex-partner and I had to face this tough decision for one of our sons. It'll be wonderful if parents can get the information on how to access help without having to comb through thousands of websites to reach the buried treasure! Now that our son is 18, we just missed out on this -- but please spread the word so other parents can get assistance when they need it. Check out this article by dbaille on TASC Blog which breaks down House Bill 5598.