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An Open Letter To My Daughters

Dear daughters, I am writing this in attempt to help you understand what I go through on a daily basis. I am hoping that by giving you more information it will help you be more patient with me. I hope that by knowing this information you will be kinder and gentler with me.   When I was younger, around age 21, I was a harsh human. I woke up everyday…

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Why I Left A 10 Year Relationship

It’s not easy to start over but it takes courage. Now I don’t want your praises for doing this but I want you to encourage those in similar situations to just do it. People have different reasons for starting over and I want to share my reason with you! I met him while I was still married to my ex-husband. He had a smooth swagger about him but I really…

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My First Christmas

This year is my first Christmas for many reasons. I wanted to share them with you because some of it is good and some of it is bad. This is my first Christmas as a grandmother to Mia Claire. I haven’t enjoyed the holidays since starting my divorce in 2004. The girls were always pulled in two directions and they have rarely been there to open presents on Christmas morning…

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A Time of Thanks

When I saw today’s SITS GIRLS blogging challenge of creating a list of what I am thankful for I got excited. However when it came to creating my list it was more difficult. I am thankful for so much but I was able to narrow it down to 10. Enjoy! Family Of course my family tops the list. I couldn’t survive without them. It is expanding in November with the…

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