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It’s 2015

It’s January 1, 2015. I don’t think anyone except my mother still checks to see if I’m writing anymore. But one of my goals in 2015 is to write more. I have a loose outline for each week I’d like to follow; we’ll see if I can stick to it. I finished my first semester… Continue reading It’s 2015

blog etiquette · church · faith · help · life is messy · love and respect · parenting

We Live in a Selfish World

I have been alternately amused and horrified by the child ban debate. A restaurant in Monroeville, PA, close to where I used to live, has banned children under six. There are movie theaters that are banning children from certain showings. The Whole Foods in Missouri has child free shopping hours. The debates have raged online… Continue reading We Live in a Selfish World

adoptive parenting · blog etiquette · faith · Little Man · SAHM stuff · sleep

Random Tidbits

* My 18 month old is suffering some serious sleep regression. He screams when we try to put him to bed, no matter the time of day or how exhausted he truly is. Is this separation anxiety? Stubbornness? Is he working something out? * I will take any and all advice on the previous point… Continue reading Random Tidbits

adoption · anti-adoption · blog etiquette

Different, but not Less Valid

Monday was a rough day in our household. I caught a terrible cold that came on suddenly after Sunday church services and ran roughshod over me until sometime Wednesday. But Monday was the worst. I was cold, achy, sneezy – everything NyQuil promises to eradicate. The worst part, though, is that I was dizzy. So… Continue reading Different, but not Less Valid

blog etiquette · real life friends

Cult? Of Personality! **

I gave my blog address to a friend. She tried to read it at a nationally known bakery (P….era). Their web browser declared my site unreadable. It’s a cult/occult site. WHAT?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!? Cult: any religion that denies the deity of Christ. Ummm…. A) I’m NOT a religion B) I don’t deny the deity of Christ Occult:… Continue reading Cult? Of Personality! **