Finding your voice and way of life | nylc11.wordpress.com

Recently I was told, “There’s people like you who go their own way with or without approval and then there’s people like me who fight to find their voice.” When she said it I couldn’t figure out if it was a compliment, a simple statement or an accusation. Analyzing this random comment made me realize … More Finding your voice and way of life | nylc11.wordpress.com

Book Review: Mended Hearts Book | nylc11.wordpress.com

Mended Hearts by Blythe Daniel and Dr. Helen McIntosh is a book I was very excited to review for BlogAbout Network. Its intend is to restore the hearts of mothers and daughters and that alone is what made me sign up. Several relationships in my life have failed, are strained, estranged, or no longer exist. … More Book Review: Mended Hearts Book | nylc11.wordpress.com

Book Review: Brick Builders Book | nylc11.wordpress.com

Upon opening the box a familiar smell of newly printed paper greeted me. I took out my copies of the Brick Builder Illustrated Bible and noticed at once that the illustrator Antony Evans loves his work. Before I could marvel anymore or open the cover my five-year old son grabbed this colorful book with the utmost excitement. “A … More Book Review: Brick Builders Book | nylc11.wordpress.com

The reality of bicoastal parenting | nylc11.wordpress.com

If your marriage sucks, your partner is an asshole, lied to you, cheated on you, and you hate your life together, getting a divorce is going to be the easy part especially if there are kids involved. Add in that one or both of you serve in the military (overseas or in another state) and … More The reality of bicoastal parenting | nylc11.wordpress.com

The boyfriend you can introduce at home | nylc11.wordpress.com

You showered and dolled up on a warm Sunday afternoon in August. I knew that you were going out to meet someone. It was obvious. But I didn’t ask any questions, because asking questions is interpreted as snooping. I don’t want to snoop. I want you to tell me these things because you want to … More The boyfriend you can introduce at home | nylc11.wordpress.com