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Trysten is 12!

It doesn’t matter how many times I say it or write it, it’s as if my brain refuses to accept it. Alas, it’s true-our oldest is 12. 1,105 more words


Game On.

“Mommy, come and sit with me”.

“Mommy, let’s play hide and seek”.

“Mommy, tell me a story”.

These are all common pleas from my three-year old, Skye; invitations to stop whatever important thing I may be doing at the moment, for which she has absolutely no concern.   1,083 more words


Mother Hen

Once, when I was about 18, I took a personality test as part of a team building activity. The test consisted of reading through a number of scenarios, then choosing the option that best described how you would respond. 300 more words


Statute of Limitations - A Short Story by Paula Whyman

by Paula Whyman

“Statute of Limitations” first appeared in the March-April 2009 issue of Bethesda Magazine.

Ginny was making dinner for Mike’s friends, Pogo and Ann.

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Sister Sirens

When all else fails ....


restore. revive.

allow dreams to come.

invite a new perspective or flurry of ideas to drop in on awakening. 13 more words


Ian Matthew

Last Mother’s Day weekend when my parents were visiting us for the first time in Michigan I got a FaceTime call from my sister. I knew immediately she was calling to tell me she was going to be a mom. 2,496 more words


Free Live Parenting Webinar Tomorrow!!! 2/3/15

“Families with Purpose” is sponsoring a FREE Webinar on “How to Get Your Kids to Listen without Nagging, YELLING, or Reminding!”

You can sign up at the link below to join the free Webinar on 2/3/2015 but HURRY, seats are limited!!  196 more words