Category Archives: Futility

You are the Meanest Mother Everrrrrr!

Nobody likes to be the bad guy, but sometimes because you are a parent, it is your responsibility to stand up and take it like a man, or as in my case, like a woman. Today I was given another … Continue reading

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Sometimes it all just feels like it is too much.

It has been a while since my last post. It wasn’t meant to be that way, it just happened. Life happened. We all set good intentions and hope like crazy that we will fulfill them some day. One thing I … Continue reading

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Because I said so…That’s why.

I am a big believer in guiding my children to the place where they do things because they want to, not because I want them to. If you read my post referring to Dr Gordon Neufeld’s approach on inviting dependence … Continue reading

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