Relationships

1.3 Surviving the death of your child.

It took us 15 years to discover we had PTSD. Every year around the anniversary date of our daughters death we would start to feel all kinds of things… Honey would start having sore breast and thought she had cancer, she would forget things to the point that we thought she might have Alzheimer’s. I…


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Dyson Handheld keeps turning off and on?

So, you got yourself a Dyson handheld DC model vacuum that keeps turning off after a few seconds of work? Well, try these tips and see if it helps at all.

Relationships

1.2 Surviving the death of our child.

It’s really hard to remember the first couple of weeks after we left the hospital… just the two of us. I remember waking up in the morning and thinking is was just a dream, then I would walk to TC’s room and find it empty, and then, my heart would sink and my head would…

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Relationships

1. Death of our child.

There are things in life that you simply can never prepare for, and loosing your child is one of them. The pain, the anger, the sadness, the stress, the loneliness, the depression the list goes on and on. The night before was a little unusual, TC our 11 month old walking almost talking daughter was…

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Relationships

How to argue with the one you love.

First let’s make it clear that “arguing” and “fighting” are two completely different things.   Arguing: to present reasons for or against a thing: Fighting: a battle or combat. Let’s say you and your loved one are having a disagreement over money. Money is a huge issue in relationships and often the one responsible for some mean-ass…

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Relationships

What makes you feel loved?

When you begin a new relationship, everything is so wonderful… For the first few months of new love, we tend to use all the five languages of love. Gift Giving (restaurant outings, making things, buying stuff) Quality Time (restaurant outings, walks, movie watching, playing games) Physical Touch (holding hands, massages, basically touching each other) Acts…

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Raising Kids

Shopping with children…

Shopping with young children can be incredibly… well, you know the drill, or do you? To make the shopping experience more fun and relaxing, we did a few things. Now, mind you this will take some time, effort and commitment on the part of you the parent. The first thing we always suggest is “DO…

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Christmas

The Grinch… later on!

‘Twas just about midnight, I looked out the window. I saw what I saw, but, It couldn’t have been so. I observed looking up, In the night sky to see, It was old Kris Kringle, Sitting there on a tree. ‘Twas the craziest thing, And I squinted my eyes. Santa had something, Betwixt his thighs….

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Christmas

Dear Santa

I have food in my cupboards, And food in the fridge. I have stuff in the freezer, My pantry a smidge. Over my head there’s a roof, And heat in the place. (never enough for my girls), But, ample for grace. I have two socks for my shoes, A coat, scarf and hat. My trousers…

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