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Fair Fighting: Steps to Resolution

I HATE fighting. I'm so much more of a peacekeeper than a fighter. But if need be I will fight like a lioness for myself and loved ones. I also tend to get overly emotional when fighting and I hate that - Mr. Nerd hates seeing me cry. So, all in all, we feel like… Continue reading Fair Fighting: Steps to Resolution

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You Can’t Fight Fire With Fire: Fight as a Team

I HATE fighting. I'm so much more of a peacekeeper than a fighter. But if need be I will fight like a lioness for myself and loved ones. I also tend to get overly emotional when fighting and I hate that - Mr. Nerd hates seeing me cry. So, all in all, we feel like… Continue reading You Can’t Fight Fire With Fire: Fight as a Team

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Toy for a Baby: Wiggle Worm’s Favorites

Looking for a toy for your new child, grandchild or maybe nibling? (That's the gender neutral for niece or nephew.) I want to share with you the toys that have been Wiggle worms' favorites over the last year. We live in a really rural area and try to not go to any big stores like… Continue reading Toy for a Baby: Wiggle Worm’s Favorites

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Wiggle-worm’s Birth: On His Own Schedule

The birth of our son was an adventure. Something I'm not going to forget anytime soon. I want to share our story with all the other moms and mothers-to-be looking for advice or experiences. Now to get our point of view I need to share some factors in play. My side of the family seemed… Continue reading Wiggle-worm’s Birth: On His Own Schedule

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Open Letter: To the Newly Adult

We're taught in high school what adult life is like. They cover government and economics as their own semester long class and try to make it sound interesting and relevant when really it seems dull and barely relevant. Yes, we'll have jobs and hopefully at least vote on who the president will be every four… Continue reading Open Letter: To the Newly Adult

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Open Letter: To the Newly Adults – Relationship Edition

At 18 I was very much a wallflower. I thought I tried to stand apart when I was trying to be open to conversation at dances I probably just looked very out-of-place and a loner. As much as I liked going to dances (mostly just ones hosted by my church youth program) I liked the… Continue reading Open Letter: To the Newly Adults – Relationship Edition