I Was Approached by a Drug-Seeking Mom

I must have looked alarmed and concerned. I think that is why she walked up to me and said, "Please help us." She told me this was her daughter and explained to me that her little girl was very sick with cancer. She said that she went to get the little girl her medicine at the pharmacy, but she didn’t have enough money to purchase the pills. She said that she had almost enough money to get the “life saving medicine,” so she needed my money and my help. ...more

Dr. Kym Puga, The Child Whisperer

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Mothers of the World Resign, Well I Did Anyway

I resign.  Yes indeedie.  While it has been fun, no really, it has.  As surprising as it may seem I now am no longer the holder of the information to every question “Mom where is….?”  I no longer care where the flash light is.  I never did really.  I have no idea where your belt is, the one you have not worn in 3 years and absolutely hated when you found it in your Christmas stocking.  I am no longer the sock sorter.  Do not tell me if the left is wrongly paired with the right.  They are black.  I do not see that it matters.  In the pas...more

What is a powerful mother?

In my quest for the voice of powerful women and mothers on the web,I was not finding what I was looking for. So, I had to create it.Does anyone talk about how to be a powerful woman?Or a powerful mother?First, let’s start with defining what is a powerful woman.   Here’s my definition:Let’s start with what it is NOT: It is not a super-hero.It is not ‘anti-man’It is not ‘do it alone.’It is not ‘look at me’.it is not ‘I’m better than you.’It is not ‘only for those other women.’It is not ‘oh, you can’t talk to her.’ ...more