As women, we tend to fawn over men who have a good relationship with their moms. Maybe rightly so. It probably goes back to the adage "look at how they treat the parent of the opposite sex - that's how they will treat you." I don't necessarily think that's always the case; though, maybe more … Continue reading 8 reasons why I refuse to raise a “mama’s boy” (and why you should too!)
In his short 3 years of life, I've taken him to over 300 appointments. From pediatricians, to naturopaths, chiropractors, dentists, psychiatrists, speech therapists, occupational therapists, dermatologists, GI doctors, ENTs, allergists and behavioral analysts - we've seen them all. Along with a slew of physical health problems, the icing on top was multiple mental health diagnoses. … Continue reading Isolated by my child with invisible special needs…
I grew up in a family where the beautiful, nice, neat and put together were praised while all ugly was brushed under the rug because nobody knew what to do with it. Sound familiar? A lot of people I know had a similar upbringing. Maybe it's normal; but I've learned normal isn't always healthy. Had … Continue reading Confessions of a Former Control- Freak: Pt 1 – How Rockbottom saved my life.
"Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment or the smallest act of caring - all of which have the potential to turn a life around." - Leo Buscaglia "The more you compliment people, the less valuable your feedback is. I only pay a compliment … Continue reading just give the stranger a compliment.
No, I'm not a Christian who's pro-choice. Like many of you, I too am pro-life. When voting, I also select candidates who are most in line with my beliefs - who don't agree with murder of innocent lives. I also happen to be a single-mom. A single-mom who once was pressured to abort my own … Continue reading A note from a single-mom: Christians, we need more than just your opinions on abortion.