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Holiday Related Motivational Speech about Parenting (you’ve been warned, I get mushy)

I’m not here to convert you.  You don’t have to believe in God or Jesus or the Spaghetti Monster or anything.  I just want to relate to you an important message I was given when I needed it. I am Catholic, though I’m more cafeteria Catholic than anything. I’m happy in my faith, and I’m… Continue reading Holiday Related Motivational Speech about Parenting (you’ve been warned, I get mushy)

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Rejoice in Your Holidays

Eight years ago today, Sophie started chemotherapy. Eight years ago today, I was terrified, watching as Dan held her in her long cherry covered jumper in the waiting room of the hospital while we waited to be taken to pre-op before the surgery to put her port in. By 2pm that day, they had completed… Continue reading Rejoice in Your Holidays