Wow... time is going by so fast for this mama (Nannie)!I sent my baby girl, Cheeks off as a sophomore in high school. I'm just so proud of her & the goals that she has set for herself! Aubrey has always told our kids to remember the 3 things: Who's you are (God's child) ~ Where you came from ~ You can ALWAYS call home! I pray this school year is the BEST yet!...more
Hi, I just wanted to introduce myself. I am an Australian mother of 2 beautiful children. I have recently gone through a separation (12 months ago) and am currently going through a divorce.
I wanted to start this blog to share my story and hopefully warn other working mothers out there about what could happen with child custody and the court's attitude to working mothers.
At separation just over 12 months ago I applied for interim court orders, thinking that being the mother I would automatically receive the majority time of custody for the children....more
Ryan Edy’s philosophy is ‘to work hard and play hard’ which to me initially seemed a juxtaposition to his photography. His work is incredibly sensitive, emotional and shows maturity beyond his years....more
It amazes me when I can see the joy and delight in the eyes of my children and expression of thankfulness for my prayers and faith in God when they can’t imagine how or why things turn out the way it does....more
Insanity is hereditary; you get it from your children. Sam Levenson
A few months ago, my daughter came down with a sore throat and cold, but she really pushed herself to keep going to school. She kept pushing until one morning I forbade her to go to school and took her to the doctor. All that pushing of hers had resulted in a case of bronchitis....more
I recently moved to a rental building in New York City on a temporary basis. The building is filled with young professionals, mostly in their mid-twenties to early thirties. I am the only person with children in the building. In the elevator and lobby, everyone is always on the phone or listening to music. I say hello and goodbye to people, and if there is nothing loud in their ears they will smile back at me. Once in a while, I get a hello back.
As seen on The Hodge Podge Diaires, originally posted 04/21/13http://www.thehodgepodgediaries.com/2013/04/young-children-and-web-internet-safety.html In this day in age, technology is everywhere you look. It's integrated into our everyday lives, from cell phones to tablets, laptops to e-readers and whether you embrace it or shy away, you and your children will be exposed to it in one way or another. ...more
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