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Mama, Do You Love Me?

Sometimes it is so easy to forget about our child’s perspective. I saw a great thing on the news the other night. A family put a camera on their little boy who was starting kindergarten. 1,262 more words

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Toss out the Ointment

As my family and I continue to travel this journey of using essential oils for a multitude of ailments instead of medicines from our cabinet or pharmacy, I have realized that I haven’t had a need to reach for… 551 more words

Essential Oils

The Gift of the Oval

Our high school has an oval that the traffic flows around with three entrance / exits.  Driving around the oval is something I do two or more times a day.   489 more words

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You CAN go back home. But you won’t have enough time to do everything you want….

I can’t believe it.  After living in Italy for three years, my first visit to the United States is drawing to a close.  This trip back home again to Indiana: the state where I was born, grew up and where my mom and step-dad still live has just one full day left. 697 more words


I've never been so happy to see poop!

So it has been a good long while since I’ve posted a topic but I have a good excuse I promise! My now happy, healthy 2 month old bundle of adorableness decided he couldn’t stand the thought of being cooped up any longer and made an appearance three weeks early. 274 more words

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Sitting With It

Anger and anxiety are powerful motivating forces, yet for the most part we work hard at ever feeling even a glimmer of these emotions. It seems that sometimes we avoid any sort of pain or discomfort at all costs. 1,266 more words

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