New to BlogHer - CloseKids.com

Juse learning about BlogHer from Ree at the #PioneerWoman.Recent article in the paper about raising children to have a great relationship as adults....more

It All Adds Up

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My life is funnier when I'm depressed

So I'm new, obviously...I have my personal blog and I'm waiting for it to be listed with BlogHer, but in the meantime, here I am. My blog, depressionsandconfessions.com, started as a way for me to reach out to other women with depression, but has evolved into a sort of journal of my personal story about living with the disorder....more

Drinkin' the Calm Koolaid

Rage. Flying off the handle. Losing it. Buggin'.    ...more

So Outta Line

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Life Goes On...

I’ve been quiet lately because I lost my dear mother not quite two weeks ago.  Obviously, this has been a rough time.  I’m an only child which means that whatever needs to be done is my responsibility.  My husband has been great and wonderfully supportive.  It has been important to have him to look at things with more of a clear head.  There are still many things left to tackle, but those will be done in time.  Friends have been so supportive with their thoughts, prayers and bringing dinners over for the family.  I have my good and bad moments and days...more

Perfect Imperfection

by Rhonda Chaney http://www.midlifecafe.com   Email: rchaney.midlifecafe@gmail.com ...more

Can You Hear Me Now?

What is with children and their hearing? Mine cannot hear a word I say. I will be speaking to them 2 feet in front of them and they carry on as if no one has said a word. Seriously. The do not look at me, nod their head or acknowledge me in any way. They just continue doing whatever it is I am telling them not to do. Such as, jump on the couch; climb up the banister; slide down the stairs; try to kill their sister; write on the walls; yell; scream or throw things. These are their favorite things to do, and clearly against the rules....more

Take Me Away!!

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