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Topsy Turvy

Mom and I crammed into the small doctor’s office. A wheelchair makes any room seem smaller. Mom waited patiently in the corner where the physician’s aid had set her. 696 more words


Contrary to Culture's Message on Relationships: For an Incredible and Joy-Filled Life You Only Need Yourself ... AND a Village

“Paradoxically, personal fulfillment means abandoning ourselves and putting others first. It means moving beyond wanting to be loved and moving into becoming lovers. It means growing past our need for things and discovering happiness in giving things away—even giving ourselves away, as Jesus did.” 1,849 more words

Welcome Rowan Lee!

I just got back from the most amazing 14 days of my life! No, I did not see majestic scenery or fabulous vacation spots. In fact, there were some days that I did not even leave the house. 525 more words


Whew Friday and Some Fun

Whew. It’s Friday. Time for some fun right about now, don’t you think?

Butt first, a note of appreciation for all of your thoughtful comments over the past couple of days. 391 more words

The Scottie Chronicles

We're All Gonna Be Alright: #momstrong

This might be a bit more of a soapbox post than I intended, but I do think this subject is important and something I’d like to address, both for me personally and for other fellow mothers.  1,808 more words


It Takes a Village

I was taught from a very young age that if you want something, you work for it. You do not need a hand out. Just put your nose to the grind stone, and do just that. 505 more words


My heart broke and I hugged my boy a little harder...

I read in the news yesterday that a 2 year old boy survived on his own for 10 days after his mother was murdered in their apartment. 304 more words