Reach Out in Compassion Now

Time to get raw and real as I reach out in compassion joining 1000 voices and speaking out about #WomensLives. I am righteously angered this morning about the tangled mess in which we find our world....more
MaryKat - Thank you for expressing your feelings on this terrible disease. The anguishing ...more

Why I Stayed for 11 Years

tiptoefairy  I don't judge anyone for staying. Unless you have been a victim of spousal abuse, ...more

Justin Bieber in the Recycle Bin

By Mary HillMy daugher asked for a new poster for her room for her birthday. She already had a poster of Justin Bieber over her keyboard. I figured she would just add the poster of her new favorites to her room.  I found this, however, the other day. ...more

What I Would Change About Myself

It is a Wednesday evening and I hear a train in the background, dogs barking, and I am sitting on my couch as part of our dinner cooks on the stove in the kitchen. My daughter is making bracelets out of colored rubber bands using a loom she got for her birthday.  Pinks, blues, and greens, black swirl together into types of bracelets that I have never heard of : fishtail bracelets. She wants to make a zippy chain bracelet but needs to get her friends to help her....more

Prayers for Peace, Love, and Victims Abound this Week

A to Z in the News -- May our Prayers Bring God's Quiet and Love By Mary Hill...more

M is for Memorial, N is for New, and O is For Overcome

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Knowledge is Real Power

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Budget Battles Continue -- The Losers are Women if our Government Continues to Refuse to Work for Us and our Children

By Mary HillIf you are a mom with disabled children or children attending Title One public schools the arguments over the sequester and the upcoming 2014 fiscal year budget debates will impact you....more

Poetry Month and the A to Z April Blogging Challenge

By Mary HillHi, we are still taking a creative romp through the Poetic Alphabet at Mary-andering Creatively.  Today is the letter C.  Do you know what a Clerihew is?  If you  home school, this could be a great activity for you to do with your children today. Write a Clerihew.To find out more read my blog at .So far this week I have covered poems using assonance on Monday and ballads and poems about beasts on Tuesday....more
I once new a blogger her job was funner than a loggers I love to Clerihew want to try and create ...more

A New Month of Fresh Challenges

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