Outside The Box Gift Giving

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  Is that time of the year, and once again we are making our list for gift giving.  In a society that is known for commercialism; especially during the holidays, sometimes is hard to be organic and original with our gift giving. This year, I have done a complete 180 in my way of thinking when it comes to gift …

In 2011, I will…

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Is day three of Georgia’s rare winter blizzard and I for one am enjoying a few days of nothing but time with my family and without interruptions in our home. It sure is cold outside but it looks beautiful.  I love waking up and looking out the window to find a blanket of white snow covering our driveway.   Another thing I …

Suddenly’s of Infidelity

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We all have those moments that some call “suddenly’s”. Moments that forever change the path of our lives. -Mona Shriver, from the book “Unfaithful — Rebuilding Trust After Infidelity Do you ever wonder why people stay together through adversity? I’ll be honest, I’m often amazed and puzzled at the intricacies of relationships. When I look around and see the devastating …

Momisms Toolkit

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  My sister Lourdes Morales sent me these “Momisms” to share with you all: Mom-ism (noun) – excessive protection; over shielding We’ve all experienced the power of the ancient method of communication called… Momism! We’ve heard our mom use it, and we are probably using it ourselves.  Even though there are many, I am just including 20 for our toolkit.