Tag: Parenting

Been Gone Way Too Long

Once there was a man, who had a little girl, and a marriage unplanned. He followed the rules of the land, but then he slipped, and he let go of her hand. The little girl, wore braids in her hair.  The little girl, held on to her bear. Now there stands a man, in front…

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Bollards

As we start to finish up the site work for our new building, it comes to our attention that the royal “we” forgot to design bollards along the alley way, around the mechanical systems, and specifically, our transformer, the SOURCE OF OUR ENERGY for the building; no big deal.  Cough.  I research bollards and review…

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Drop Off

I’m the mother of a, now, eight-year-old.  Lately, I’m beginning to hear the words “drop off” regarding the birthday parties that my child attends.  I’ve seen more and more parents come at the beginning of a party, drop off their kid, and then go and live their lives for an hour and a half, even…

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Permanent Markers

Certain people, places, moments and memories have left permanent marks on my life. Drawn permanently in my mind, and on my heart, these markers have forever changed me. I’ve been moved and marked by: ADHD Anxiety Autism Body Image Daddy Issues Depression Finding My North Star Food Human Connection Love Miscarriages Motherhood Music Un-Love, a.k.a…

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