Monthly Archives: June 2012

I’ll be right back, I promise

I saw this picture on Facebook and laughed.  These days if a mother did that, well, can you say Division of Child and Family Services?What parent hasn’t had that thought run through their brain at least once (or 3,000 times)? … Continue reading

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Everything is a teaching moment when it comes to our kids

Last week when the story broke of the bullied school bus monitor, I was working from home.  While I made a post on Google+, I never posted here.  I have to be more diligent about cross posting.  From June 21, … Continue reading

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Dear Dad

Dad, when you died 25 years ago, I thought it was the worst day of my life.  For a few years, it was.  Then I realized that while your life ended, mine needed to continue down a better path.Since you … Continue reading

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Habit or Habitual – Day 2

Yesterday was day 2 of not smoking.  I found the morning routine was getting a bit easier, but only when armed with the celery sticks and water.  Seeing how they aren’t the worst things in the world to be using … Continue reading

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Habit or Habitual?

Yesterday was Day 1.  First day with no nicotine.  Well, that isn’t quite right, it was the first day I didn’t put more nicotine in to my system. The Chantix pills make some people nuts-O crazy.  That is what had … Continue reading

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Stuff My Son Says

Out of the mouths of babes.  How can the young be so much smarter than their years?  I know that I do know the answer to that, and it is usually the result of having to endure what they should … Continue reading

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