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Strong Willed Or Resolute?

This post is a part of my 10-Minute Tuesday series. I take a one-word prompt that a friend has supplied and write for 10 minutes without any heavy editing and see what comes out of my head. 538 more words

Are you really there God, It’s me, Rachel?

I remember when I was younger, I loved Judy Blume.  One of my favorite books that she wrote was Are you there God? It’s me, Margaret.  1,949 more words


Give me bossy, I'll give you a voice.

I have a problem calling my daughter bossy. I also find it difficult to reprimand her for the times she is bossy. She’s young and impressionable. 1,154 more words


Angels to Monsters in Just Hours

You look at your beautiful child sleeping and kiss them on the forehead. Nothing could make you happier than that little angel. You feel so blessed to have such a sweet child and will love them forever, no matter what. 373 more words

Angels To Monsters

Afternoon Out

It’s rare that my four-year-old and I get the afternoon together, just the two of us. But it worked out that way yesterday. On the agenda? 111 more words

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13 Things Mentally Strong Parents Don't Do

Amy Morin Contributor

Raising mentally strong kids who are equipped to take on real-world challenges requires parents to give up the unhealthy — yet popular — parenting practices that are robbing kids of mental strength. 869 more words