Category Archives: Family

Anything about my family, or family in general

Modesty

Modesty is a touchy subject lately. Articles abound regarding yoga pants, rape and feminism.  I am really torn about where I stand on this matter. I don’t think I have the right to judge anyone and I don’t want other … Continue reading

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Embrace the new

Sometimes we learn something that rocks us to our core. Those moments when what you knew or believed about your path in life, the trajectory that was as familiar as your baby blanket; warm comfortable and always there, was altered. … Continue reading

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Anxious moments

Today is going to be a day I will remember. The silly car ride conversations half heard while thinking about what can’t be controlled, the whispered prayers full of desperation that crawl out of your heart and into your mind, … Continue reading

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Identity

Sorry I’ve been MIA recently, Life is busy. A good, joyful, blessed busy. This week though I am tying up some loose ends from my divorce and taking care of new issues that have cropped up. You would think that … Continue reading

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Breakthrough 

Most of you know my story intimately because you are friends of mine. You walked me through the valley of my divorce and consequent struggles in single parenting.  You prayed for us, cried with us and told us when we … Continue reading

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Grace for infidelity 

Why is grace so elusive when you have been cheated on? When the one relationship you are supposed to trust and count on pulls the rug out from under you, how can you forgive and continue to trust (or attempt … Continue reading

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Manipulation 

How do we stop manipulating people or situations?  Is it so inherent in our psyche that we can’t stop? Or just so natural that it takes serious conscience thought to stop. I’m not sure, but I know that it frustrates … Continue reading

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The queen of teen

Childbirth is an amazing experience. I have been through it three times and have three amazing daughters that brighten my life daily.  I will never forget the feeling of holding them in my arms after they were born. Each one … Continue reading

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Prayer is powerful

I believe that I have had an abundant share of heartache in my life. More than many, but not some.  My mantra used to be ” why me God?” As I moped about the circumstances I found myself in, but … Continue reading

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