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A Tribute to my Amazing Mom...

In just two weeks, I’ll be the same age my mom was when she lost both of her parents – 38. Her dad, who was way ahead of his time, getting his daily fibre fix from apples and oatmeal (never the instant variety!) way before All Bran Bars saw the light of day, suffered a heart attack at the age of 70. 1,628 more words

Being a Better Friend

Married people at times, especially happily married people, can make very crummy friends. It’s true. I’m guilty!

We don’t mean it. It’s just that you get caught up with the day-to-day hustle and bustle of managing work, home, and just basic survival and your friendship starts to sustain by text message and Facebook. 397 more words

Pediatricians: Babies should sleep in same room as parents

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The American Academy of Pediatrics is calling for infants to be kept in their parents’ bedroom at night for six months to a year in order to lessen the risk of sleep-related death. 112 more words


A Weighty Issue

She lasted seven whole days. And I leave tomorrow, so it was almost the entire duration of my stay. I should have known it would come up at some point. 1,473 more words

Gassing Up

I was with my parents and we were going to get gas in our cars before a holiday celebration. I was following them but somehow got in front of them in the line. 143 more words


Doctors: Babies Should Sleep In Same Room As Parents The First Year

According to The American Academy of Pediatrics, in a new statement,

Babies should sleep in the same room as their parents, but in their own crib or bassinet, for the first year of their lives in order to reduce the risk of sleep-related deaths, including from sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).  

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My Golden Buzzer

I noticed something about myself recently. A confirmation that I have made great strides on this journey of reconnecting with myself and others.

I would like to share my experience in the hopes that it may be helpful to anyone who has ever felt lost. 886 more words


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