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What Happened When I Quit Helicopter Parenting

“When I coddle my kids, I hurt them. If I keep myself at the center of their universe, helicopter parenting and serving their every need, the goal of independence is undermined. 62 more words


Two Very Strange Days...

Dear Wordy,

So, obviously, many things happen in a day, and when I- like the busy person I am (totally not…i think…), decided to finally write a diary blog post, I realized too much has happened in just two days, that two different posts wouldn’t work -because I’m the laziest teen ever- plus it is more fun to write it all out in one. 1,154 more words


A little stroke of luck...

Hiya to whoever is reading this,

I’m usually not a very lucky person. I rarely win anything at raffles, and never get good ideas for things until I’m about to go to sleep that night. 341 more words

Youth Group

This Sunday ~ October 2, 2016
6-7:30pm in the Youth Room

Sheena Jones, Resource Mobilization Specialist and CUMC Youth Group Alumni, will talk about her work in East Africa with… 53 more words

Stuff To Do

Seattle's Adjustment to New Bell Times

During the 2015-16 school year, a Seattle Public Schools committee on bell times proposed recommendations. Under these recommendations, most high schools and middle schools would start later and elementary schools would start earlier. 83 more words

.99 Sale! Daisy and the Front Man is on Sale until 10/2/16

Hey all, so my publisher for my boy band book: Daisy and the Front Man has it marked down to .99 EEEEP! It’ll only be marked down until 10/2/16 :) 257 more words

Rebekah L Purdy

Top Eight Safety Features for Your Teen's New Car

The dread day is here – your child has his or her driver’s license, and desperately neeeeds their own car. But which car do you buy them? 721 more words