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A Dogs Life

The first day of school! All the distant memories associated with sending my kids off to school for twelve years came back to me when two of my employees told me that they were taking the day off so they could see their children off on their first day. 743 more words


Fun Questions

The typical three year old tends to ask their weight in questions and then some. With most of these questions being the ever famous “why?”  216 more words


Tough Love

My child is going through a reality check and as expected he is crying out about the matter. To sum up my attitude about the matter, I don’t care. 480 more words

Being Myself And Opinions


My attitude stinks. I’ve been doing nothing but dwelling on the negative lately. I’m not sure if that conveys through my blog or Instagram shares but it’s definitely gotten to a point that my husband has noticed. 461 more words

Spare the Rod and Teach a Child to Fish

Just heard a radio review of The Battle Cry of the Tiger Mother, which I confess I haven't read. However, it made me think: what do we want for our kids? 243 more words

Books That Caught My Mind

Syndrome versus upbringing

I had cause a few days ago to write about the rudeness I experienced from a five year old child. The same thing happened back in July at a social gathering in the village where I live. 788 more words

Offensive Comments


Can’t quite put my finger on it

This feeling lingering just out of reach

as the world shifts again

With arms flailing

he could reach for something safe to hold… 84 more words