We all want the best for our kids, we all want them to be happy and confident and to get on in life. But while they’re growing up you can go a little over board on the support, spoiling and protection. 526 more words
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I thought I would start of my first captured moment link up by adding one of my favourite photos from my wedding day.
This was taken just before we left for the ceremony and although my wedding preparation included changing dirty nappies and slapping on exzema cream instead of a relaxed champagne breakfast I wouldn’t have wanted it any other way. 25 more words
It has been a pleasant last few days.
Jacy is feeling a bit better, although she tires easily and can’t seem to get enough sleep. Jacy has been strong enough to venture out and watch her daughter play softball, take a trip to the store on her own and even drive herself to the doctors on a few occasions. 769 more words
Under a federal housing program that helps roughly 100,000 Americans, homeless and formerly homeless veterans will lose assistance due to the sequester. The program is run by the Department of Housing and Urban Development and provides state grants to help veterans get housing.
My youngest brother came over the other day, to visit his bedridden eldest sister-in-law, I asked him, “when you were in high school, when you’d moved to Taipei, the eldest sister-in-law gave you a blanket, do you still have it?” 322 more words
From before, when Fa asked us, a group of friends of over twenty years out to dine, we’d started talking in secrecy about whether or not Fa is having trouble with his own wife again. 473 more words