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Parking Lot Stranger

I don’t think I’m a paranoid person but I don’t like people coming up to me when I’m alone with Nicholas. Crazy things happen in the world all the time and it just makes me weary. 406 more words

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Man’s Best Friend, Mother’s Worst Enemy?

In my last post I mentioned my dog. He is a sweetheart and just goes through life trying to get someone to rub his belly. He is the perfect dog for my son, Nicholas to grow up with. 532 more words

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Parenting from the Trenches: When Mommy Misbehaves

There is something about the intersection of peri-menopause and puberty that makes mid-life parenting extra special. On any given day, someone in the family unit is experiencing an explosion of hormones. 957 more words

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Should I Get a Divorce?

Everyone experiences difficulties at various points in life. These concerns can be numerous and minor, few and severe, or any combination between. Families endure financial hardship, healthcare problems, emotional and psychological differences, domestic disputes, births, deaths, and sometimes legal trouble.  1,044 more words

Gregg R. Woodnick

Children Saved from a Hot Car

It’s scary to think that anyone would leave their children locked in a car during the summer months. Recently, a Texas mother did just that. She went to get her hair cut at a salon and left her children in the car. 243 more words

Gregg R. Woodnick

A Father's Day Prayer by Judy Bolton-Fasman

The Amidah is so named because it is literally the standing prayer. As nineteen blessings unfurl during its recitation, one must stand perfectly still in the hope of connecting to G-d. 868 more words

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A Father's Pain: Andrew Solomon's Interview with Peter Lanza by Judy Bolton-Fasman

On Dec. 14, 2012, 20-yearold Adam Lanza entered an elementary school in Newtown, Conn., and gunned down 20 children and six school workers. He had also committed matricide before he turned the gun on himself. 821 more words

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