I Was Crazy About My Ex-Husband

I should've known I was in for an interesting time when Mark first asked me out by saying, “You don't want to go to a movie or anything, do you?” I should've known when, in the first two minutes of watching the classic mystery film “Laura,” he leaned over and whispered in my ear, “She's not really dead,” that he would show me levels of romance and irritation hitherto undreamed of. ...more
Well written. Unfortunately I do not have the fond memories you had, looking back on your ... more

A Tale of Two Potties

"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times". That's how I feel.I don’t know what it is really and the weather today isn’t helping. Most days, I find myself just feeling blah. Do you know how that feels? To have no desire to really do anything. I don’t want to watch TV, don’t want to read and I definitely don’t want to potty train these boys....more
Hi, I am sorry I just saw this post and it's towards the end of January. How is potty training ... more

On Beyond Anxiety and Pain

May I be real (with you)? I want to share a part of this difficult, painful journey, without embarrassing anyone or causing anyone distress. Facing the reality that our marriage was "irretrievably broken" was hard. ...more
melanie jean juneauThank you for chiming in. I had struggled with whether to post. more

Lost in Loneliness and Betrayal

Should be the season for joy, love, and celebration. I have my four children with me to celebrate, and we have been blessed manifold, by friends and others surrounding us. However, on the eve of Christmas, I have pools of tears to share, feeling alone and feeling betrayed....more
Jennie KoczanThank you for sharing some of your story. The father of the children, like yours, ... more

Should We Really Avoid Pain At All Costs?

Here in America, the trend seems to be avoiding pain at all costs....more
Astrid, You area brave and valiant woman. And 36 hours?! Woah! You are my hero. Three of my ... more

Should We Really Avoid Pain At All Costs?

Here in America, the trend seems to be avoiding pain at all costs....more
Important points to keep in mind. Thank you for sharing Stacey. more

Should We Really Avoid Pain At All Costs?

Here in America, the trend seems to be avoiding pain at all costs....more
StaceyTheFabulousI appreciate your excellent points; thank you so much for sharing. Yes, in my ... more

Should We Really Avoid Pain At All Costs?

Here in America, the trend seems to be avoiding pain at all costs....more
Kathy KAgreed. Facing pain can hurt, be intimidating, and overwhelming. more

Should We Really Avoid Pain At All Costs?

Here in America, the trend seems to be avoiding pain at all costs....more
ladyjbeautyadviI am absolutely for learning by experience(s). more

Lost in Loneliness and Betrayal

Should be the season for joy, love, and celebration. I have my four children with me to celebrate, and we have been blessed manifold, by friends and others surrounding us. However, on the eve of Christmas, I have pools of tears to share, feeling alone and feeling betrayed....more
PardonMyRandomnessThank you so much for your encouragement. All the best to you!! more