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Pinch Me, I Must Be (Disney) Dreaming.

On what started of as a normal Sunday morning in October, I was taking my dog, Ophelia, out for a walk when I received a phone call from my former foster mother, Jane. 425 more words

Dating Truths and A Reality Check

The saying “one persons trash is another’s persons treasure”. Does that go for people too or just things?


You find yourself single again and again, why? 1,139 more words

My Comeback from A Blogging Break: The Inspirational Aunts

For the last few months, I took a break from blogging because I lost the energy to write stories.

Tonight at a family gathering, my Aunt Alecia and I discussed what I am doing career-wise currently. 249 more words



Every Valentine’s Day is connected to love. What is love? An emotion that arises, with a blend of softness, that leads to a combination of happiness, that the final product is peace. 370 more words


The best parenting advice we ignored...

Don’t blink.

Honestly, from the moment you found out you were having a baby, even before they made their entry into this world, people started telling you not to blink. 838 more words

Life Lessons

GCW speaks, continued

These words of Grandmother Cottonwood’s are continued from the previous post…

This Earth, this home is so very dear to me… Words cannot capture all I know, all I feel… 369 more words

Developing Good Habits

“Just because you’re struggling with self-discipline doesn’t mean you have to raise the white flag and declare your self-improvement efforts a complete failure. Instead, work to increase the chances that you’ll stick to your healthier habits – even when you don’t feel like it.” – Amy Morin… 733 more words