Tag Archives: stress

As the Wagon Pulls the Rope

I would say I fell off the wagon with my food over vacation. But I would be lying. I actually jumped head first into a vat of bubbling yeast and grease. I think there were a few moments of backstroking … Continue reading

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A Little Weight

I feel the need to clarify something in regards to those who suffer with PTSD and Complex PTSD. This diagnosis and valley is not only for those who have been in a warfare situation. It’s a traumatic event, and/or a … Continue reading

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Question of the Day #73

“In your opinion, what is the root cause of most misunderstandings?” You can see the storm coming. You can feel the pressure building. If you’re anything like me, it’s a sudden downpour of hurt and anger. I believe most misunderstandings … Continue reading

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Nursery Rhymes

Most of us remember the birth of our children. For some of us it was a miracle. For some of us it was wondering how in the world are we going to do this. For most of us, it was … Continue reading

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One Word Photo Challenge

When teaching your own children to be safe, you learn how well they are catching on by this very simple fact: How long it takes them to buckle their own precious belongings in the back seat, with the seatbelt, and … Continue reading

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Share Your World

My daughter has the spiritual soul of the most mature Christian you could meet. I’m not bragging. I’m blessed and in awe. My 10-year-old has one of the biggest hearts you could come across. He’s compassionate, empathetic, and easily overwhelmed. … Continue reading

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Walked Right In To That One

Oh. My. Gravy. I was doing so good. I’ve been calmer, responding better to everyone, especially my kids. Especially my ADHD kid. I’m working really hard on being the parent they need me to be. I’m working really hard to … Continue reading

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