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Letting go…

What is an expectation? ~ An expectation is a strong belief that something will happen or be the case in the future. It is also, a belief that someone will or should achieve something. An expectation is also...an assumption of what we believe(or want to believe~for that matter) to be true. Having expectations is a… Continue reading Letting go…

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~The fruits that birth from pruning~

Shedding pounds feels good. When we step on the scale, we proclaim victory as we see that number drop with pounds lost. Carrying excess weight drags us down, it becomes burdensome and it negatively affects our physical and emotional health. Much like our physical health, we improve our emotional health when we shed the negative… Continue reading ~The fruits that birth from pruning~

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A One Man Island…

Do you ever feel like you are on a team made up of ONE.... a one man island of sorts? Floating in the sea, you stand united~ without partners or allies, fighting a one man battle? Sometimes parenting can feel this way. Full of feelings of fear, frustration, exhaustion and bewilderment, you try to make… Continue reading A One Man Island…

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What if I secretly want to be the center of attention…

Photo by Riccardo Bresciani on Pexels.com I like to think of myself as a writer because I have a passion...a passion to write words and spill my heart. And I also have a fear, a fear that I might secretly want to be the center of attention when in my heart I know, that God… Continue reading What if I secretly want to be the center of attention…

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When you have to convince the dog you aren’t the bad guy, you might be the bad guy…

In my life, I have known someone that spends a lot of time convincing others that he is not the "bad guy". He goes out of his way to explian why he is not guilty of, things others have held him responsible for. And recently, I over heard him convincing my dog that he was… Continue reading When you have to convince the dog you aren’t the bad guy, you might be the bad guy…

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Even the popular girl can feel left out

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Recently my pre-teen daughter begged to skip school, on an upcoming field trip day. She is in, what is considered to be-- the "popular clique". And although considered "popular", she is not actually friended by girls outside of this group. You see, In middle school, it is all about your… Continue reading Even the popular girl can feel left out