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Never say never

What do I know about me? You’d think I’d know “me” best, but I’ve found that not always the case. Here are some things that I’ve had to learn from others about me and my personality. 196 more words

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Learning from others

As oftens happens with little gems of inspiration, I happened upon a story about Andrew Zimmern. And in reading his story about addiction, his recovery and his quest to be a better person over the past 24 years, I found inspiration to look deeper into my own soul. 48 more words

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Mood swings

I can go to bed content and calm. Yet occasionally I wake up in the morning with the blush of anger that soon blooms fully into the world around me. 476 more words

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It doesn’t end. I used to believe that the toughest parenting was during infancy. I quickly learned that was not case – it was definitely the toddler years, no – WAIT! 231 more words

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Just for today:

  • I will smile when I remember us together.
  • I will let the tears fall where they may.
  • I will put the ‘game face’ on the shelf.
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The Phases of Grief...

Wish I could say it wasn’t true, but if you read yesterday’s post, it is quite apparent that I have moved out of my position in denial to one of anger in my grief over the loss of one I truly loved. 235 more words

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