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The Burden of the Black Sheep

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Being the black sheep is a topic no one wants to talk about, and this often includes the black sheep themselves. This taught behavior is how families, social circles, and other groups typically deal with the scapegoats they’ve created and thereby control them. It goes without saying the emotional scarring is difficult to heal from, especially when it has been family that has cast you out. As a recovering addict and alcoholic and being married to a recovering addict and…

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Planning a Healthy Dinner
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Running Tip: Planning A Healthy Dinner

As a mother of 3 boys (one with a food allergy), married to one and being a runner planning dinner, particularly a healthy one isn’t always an easy to-do.  Because my main focus is making sure everyone else’s needs…

tips for busy parents
Healthy Life Hacks

Tips For Working/Busy Parents

Working and busy parents are always looking for life hacks to make their challenging lives a bit less exhausting.  Your kids, your house, your cars, your jobs, your long term plans can be overwhelming and expectations seemingly impossible.  At…

Boys
Healthy Life Hacks

Parenting: The Only Girl

Yep.  I’m the mother of 3 boys, married to one, and even the cat is a male.  A lot of women dream for a little girl with the hopes of sharing and bonding over things only females can unite…