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Getting Back Into the Flow...Serious Stuff!

It all started out a week ago with a tightening in my throat.  I am very sensitive to throat issues because they have been with me since I was a toddler…tonsils removed, strep throat history, complications from bronchial issues, and more.   676 more words

Distractor-in-Chief

I’ve just recently discovered The Nerd Writer (on Twitter @theenerdwriter), AKA Evan Puschak, and I’m already a big fan. His video essays are damn smart and well thought out. 56 more words

Spin

REDESIGN: THANKS, MISS STEIN.

I thought I’d try and take this blog in a different direction. It was linked too closely to me, personally, and I wanted it to be something more wide-ranging and general. 174 more words

Writing

Modern parenting

I have discerned that one of the buzz-words in behavioral training is “redirection”.  It’s the idea that instead of simply scolding and saying “NO”, which certainly has its place (I’m old school), it is important to add a positive element to the situation by redirecting the child’s focus to a more, shall we say, profitable activity.  327 more words

Other Stuff

6 Ways to Redirect Your Life to Happiness (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 314)

“Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.”
— Margaret Lee Runbeck

Many people make tremendous strides in life to reach or obtain a certain level of happiness. 657 more words

Life

11 Tips for Raising a Child with Mental Illness

Raising a child with mental illness can be one of the most difficult tasks-period. I think most parents have the best intentions, but often use traditional strategies that simply do not work with kids with mental illness. 1,230 more words