The Health Of Our Children

As I have stated multiple times in this blog. 50% of American children will experience a divorce of their parents. Then half of those will likely see the breakup of a parent's second marriage. Of the 50% though, 1 out of every 10 are likely to see three or more divorces of their parents. Imagine … Continue reading The Health Of Our Children

Loss Of A Daughter

Hello, Ok so the purpose of this blog today is to talk about the unnatural grief cycle some women take when they experience the loss of a child. The loss of a child is horrible. It not only impacts the mother but the father is well. Women will often take responsibility for the loss of … Continue reading Loss Of A Daughter

Burying My Five Year Old Self Today

I buried my five year old  self today. That part of me that loved to laugh and make corny jokes. The part of me that was best friend with my stepdaughter. We used to tell each other jokes in the car annoying her brother and dad. I never forget the first joke we told each … Continue reading Burying My Five Year Old Self Today

24 Million Children And 64 Million Fathers – Best Interest – No One Listened

There is an estimated 64 million fathers across the nation. Parent-child relationships and child well being show that father love is an important factor in predicting the social, emotional, and cognitive development and functioning of children and young adults. Yet 24 million children live without their biological father in their lives. What the family court calls … Continue reading 24 Million Children And 64 Million Fathers – Best Interest – No One Listened

I Have To Wonder If God Is Selfish

Well tonight is different it’s a late night at the office working on documentation and getting things together for a major migration. The stupid defibrillator machine is beeping non-stop all day because it needs batteries. But we must continue to work on the worksheets in order to make milestones. Anyway where do we begin? That’s … Continue reading I Have To Wonder If God Is Selfish

Closet Lesbians – Rape Survivor

Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner. Amen. This piece is supposed to make your laugh if you come from a conservative mindset. My apologies to my readers this week. It has been a long week and I just have not had the time to actually sit down and get … Continue reading Closet Lesbians – Rape Survivor

God Is A Mystery – I Want To Know Why?

Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner. Amen. So a couple of day’s back I bought a book called Introducing Eastern Orthodox Theology by Andrew Louth. I have to admit it’s been overwhelming learning Eastern Orthodox traditions, beliefs and trying to understand the basics to what I thought I understood … Continue reading God Is A Mystery – I Want To Know Why?

All Sinners

Lord and Master of my life, take from me the spirit of sloth, despair, lust of power, and idle talk. But give rather the spirit of chastity, humility, patience, and love to Thy servant. Yea, O Lord and King, grant me to see my own transgressions, and not to judge my brother, for blessed art … Continue reading All Sinners

IT

I think the hardest part about being a stepmom was the lack of control I had over anything in my house. I always felt like IT was there. It wasn’t the fact that IT was it just felt like it. Every decision had to be thought out and processed. War games is what I call … Continue reading IT