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Don't Let the Devil...

Many moons ago during a particularly on point talk at church (a talk is like a sermon only the members of the church preach, not just the fellow in charge. 356 more words

Afternoon Of Sundries

Confessions of a mom with a mindset-in-progress

I’m currently reading Mindset by Carol Dweck. It’s a book we’ve had in the house for several years now and I kept telling myself I’m going to make time to read it. 1,221 more words

Lessons Learned

Erasing the Line

A chalk line is drawn

across ragged asphalt.

Whose side are you on

shouts the schoolyard bully.

As one finger points out

three fingers point back. 118 more words



I found so many definitions.

the condition that distinguishes animals and plants from inorganic matter, including the capacity for growth, reproduction, functional activity, and continual change preceding death.                

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How To Reduce Anxiety

That tight feeling in your throat, the pressure of an invisible creature on your chest, and the inability to decipher the reason behind it.

As horrifying as it feels to the person experiencing it, anxiety is more prevalent than we would like to believe. 464 more words

Women Supporting Each Other

Competition is a big deal, especially between women. Whether it is in the work place, or at the beach, we are constantly looking at each other, and making judgments or comparisons. 557 more words