Monthly Archives: May 2008

Can prayer kill? written by Sue

I saw this article tonight as I checked the local news and I couldn’t believe it!  This poor girl DIED because her parents chose to pray for her instead of taking her to the doctor when she was getting progressively … Continue reading

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Following rules….fact of life

I always have such mixed feelings about things that involve school.  I worked in one for almost 15 years so I tend to stand behind them.  I’ve also gotten into a lot of “war of words” with other bloggers.  This … Continue reading

Posted in children, choices, fairness, feelings, kids, laws, life, parent's, people, relationships, respect, responsibility, rules, saftey, school, teenagers, thoughts, today's times, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

Question of the day

If you knew that every minute of the next 24 hours of your life would be recorded on camera, is there anything you would change about your habits?

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As seen on TV, written by Sue

How many of you have purchased things you’ve seen on TV?  I ask because last week I became ‘one of them’!  I was on call last weekend and as I waited for my family to come and see me I … Continue reading

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Question of the day

If you could possess one supernatural ability, what would it be?

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Question of the day

If you had to have one piece of music softly playing in your mind for the rest of your life, what would you want it to be?

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Leave me alone

Seat belts to helmets, fast food to cigarettes, who decides what’s safe for me.  I’m 31 years old and I think I’ve reached a point in my life in where I know what is good for me and what isn’t.  I … Continue reading

Posted in accidents, children, choices, fast food, kids, people, saftey, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 11 Comments

I had a son for this

Midnight gas station runs for pickles to keep a 8 month pregnant mom to be happy. Taking out loans for diapers and formula. Losing the freedom to go anywhere without a sitter. Waking up to a complete mess in the … Continue reading

Posted in children, Father's, feelings, kids, parent's, son's, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Authors Favorites

Jason and I talked this morning and decided we should start re-showing some of our favorite posts from the past.  So many of you may not have seen them.  When we first started blogging, we didn’t know many of you … Continue reading

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Why are the majority of us scared of the dentist??

I had to take my daughter to the dentist yesterday to get 2 teeth pulled and get a permanent retainer put it.  All day Sunday she was making herself sick and was getting very nervous about it.  I didn’t tell … Continue reading

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Question of the day

This is something that is VERY important and yet American people only spend 4 minutes a day doing it.  Do you know what “IT” is?

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Gossip….or concern?

I have thought about this before so I thought I’d ask all you wise people what you think.  I would like to know the difference between gossiping and concern for someone else. This is what the dictionary says: gos·sip 1: a … Continue reading

Posted in anger, bullying, emotions, fears, feelings, friendship, gossip, hurt feelings, judging, lie's, Lying, people, relationships, thoughts, Uncategorized, worry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Question of the day

If you had to spend the next 2 years inside a small but fully provisioned Antarctic shelter with one other person, whom would you like to have with you?

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Teenagers and drinking?!?!?!?!

So, I think we have all done it.  Had a drink of alcohol before we were of age.  Here in Canada the legal age is 18.  I had never thought of this until now.  I have a teenager on my … Continue reading

Posted in accidents, alcohol, drinking and driving, driving, fears, kids, parent's, people, teenagers, thoughts, today's times, worry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Question of the day

                    Is it easier to forgive or to forget?

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Eight years old again

Sitting at the practice field last night brings back a lot of memories. Getting the call from the coach saying what team your on, getting a brand new jersey and strapping on the spikes. I remember riding my bike up … Continue reading

Posted in baseball, childhood, children, dreams, feelings, kids, memory, parent's, people, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Question of the day

Which of the seven dwarfs personifies you best – Dopey, Sneezy, Sleepy, Bashful, Grumpy, Happy, or Doc?

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Single murder or double murder??

This is going on again in our local news.  Again!!  There was a woman shot through her front door, she was 8 months pregnant.  They are only looking at charging the guy for a single murder even though the baby didn’t survive.  … Continue reading

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16, dating and sleeping together…..??

Camping season is finally here.  Boy, are we excited.  But how things have changed in a year.  My daughter is now bringing her boyfriend along to come with us this coming weekend.  Which is fine, we trust them both.  They … Continue reading

Posted in fears, feelings, lifestyles, parent's, people, relationships, sleeping together, teenagers, thoughts, today's times, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 15 Comments

Question of the day

If they made a movie of your life, who would you want to play you?

Posted in feelings, movies, Question of the day, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 11 Comments

12 year old wants her belly button pierced!!

My daughter is turning 12 on May 17.  Guess what she asked me to get her for her birthday???  Mom PLEASE, pleeeeeaaasseee, all I want for my birthday is to get my belly button pierced.  Of course, the mom I … Continue reading

Posted in feelings, kids, parent's, piercings, pre teens, teenagers, today's times, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 136 Comments

My best friend’s gay

No he’s not but what if he was?  After year’s of thick and thin, good and bad would it bother me?  Of course not.  Imagine all the years of brotherhood, friendship and all the time’s I’ve said “that’s gay.”  How … Continue reading

Posted in family, fears, feelings, friendship, judging, lifestyles, love, people, relationships, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

I officially have my own smell!!

  Do you ever wonder why a certain smell can make you think of something from when you were a child?  I can remember the way my grandparents house smelled and whenever I smell that smell, it’s like I just … Continue reading

Posted in childhood, children, grandma, kids, memory, parent's, smell, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Fire Bugs-5 & 7 years old!!!!

Yesterday in our local news, guess what the headline was??  Over $100.000 in fire damages!!  They caught the fire bugs and brace yourselves, they were 2 young boys, 5 & 7 years old.  This fire was started to a new … Continue reading

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Hard day at work and a glass of wine

So, after having a long day at work, I get home and try to feed everyone and clean the house.  Go outside and tend to the animals.  Get homework done.  Give everyone time for their baths/showers so we all have … Continue reading

Posted in alcohol, feelings, judging, people, thoughts, Uncategorized, work | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments