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Love & Money

My husband was the most generous person I have ever met. When we first began dating, I asked him to join some friends for my birthday. 348 more words


Autism Acceptance 101

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Autism Acceptance 101

Autism Acceptance sounds simple enough, but what does it really mean for parents of autistic children? 83 more words


10 Things I Hope for My Boys as They Enter High School

Every time I drive past the high school building looming by the cornfields on the outskirts of town, my palms start sweating. Maybe because my high school friends scarred me for life by making me watch… 986 more words


First time - How I discovered Build-A-Bear is magical

For years my now 15-year-old niece insisted she just had to go into Build-A-Bear for a look, not to buy anything, honest.

As childless aunt I didn’t get it. 369 more words


Over the Rainbow Bridge...

Yesterday morning, a wise old dog taught me a hard lesson. That as much as there is a time to be born, there is a time to die and no matter how hard we might try to fight or change the overall scheme of things, that is a hard and unrelenting fact. 622 more words


Kids, Church & Grounding

My little Siena is mostly an angel, but sometimes she is not. And on these rare occasions, I have to decide how to punish her. 218 more words


Monday Morning Random Thoughts

Today, my thoughts are pretty random:

  • I was planning to post this morning after I receive more test results, but I have no idea what time today I’ll get them. 
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