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Dear Parents: Spend Time With Your Child

The other day I was watching some children.  I wore my wrist brace since my wrist had been bothering me lately (I think it’s carpel tunnel).

“I wish I had to wear that,” said the little girl next to me.   Continue reading Dear Parents: Spend Time With Your Child

It’s Okay To Look Back

Keep going.  Move forward.  Don’t look back.

We are told these things growing up.  It is meant as an encouragement.  We’re told to never give up, to reach for the stars.  Don’t let our pasts hold us back.

But what if we reach the point where the only way to move forward is to work through our pasts? Continue reading It’s Okay To Look Back

My Typical School Morning

A school day.  I awaken against my will to the kisses of our German Shepherd hours before I had to get up.

Ignoring her wouldn’t help – Lucy would cry and cry for me to get up and let her outside to lie in the first rays of sunshine. Continue reading My Typical School Morning

Why I’m Not Ready To Date

I’ve had my share of relationships.  Every guy I dated I thought was the One.  I would imagine myself in a white dress walking down the isle, having a family, and enjoying myself with the love of my life.  But it turns out there are so many reason why I’m not ready to date. Continue reading Why I’m Not Ready To Date