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"Everybody Hurts." -- R.E.M.

As I sit here at my computer waiting for two more Advil to eliminate sinus pressure that’s squeezing my head with the power of iron forceps, I glance over at my daughter who’s tilting her own head to one side so swimmer’s ear drops can work their magic, too. 786 more words

Family

Failed Expectation Breeds Disappointment and Discouragement...but we should move on

Failed Expectation Breeds
Disappointment and Discouragement
…but we should move on
By Apolinario Villalobos

Honestly now, disappointment and discouragement can really result from failed expectations. However, this should not hold us from moving on. 239 more words

Apolinario Villalobos

Give him a break!

James went back to boarding school after a week of midterm break. The Rainbow Loom charms that he made during his break scattered on the bench. 767 more words

Parenting

You NEED More Than College

http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2014/01/the-growth-of-college-grads-in-dead-end-jobs-in-2-graphs/283137/

This article sums up the adversity most kids expecting to graduate this year are facing. From what I’ve seen, my friends are really starting to realize that a B.A. 360 more words

The Eternal Babe in a Manger-Reflections from Matins

In a recent post, I reflected upon the way in which the Apostolic Faith sets apart this time of year before the feast of the Nativity to await the coming of the Lord. 458 more words

Daddy's Little Girl - Raising A Princess When Dad Opts Not Too

Warning: if you’re expecting an all-men-are-dogs or male bashing type of post, I regretfully inform you that you have come to the wrong place. … 665 more words

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