Tag Archives: Child

I’m giving birth again!

“Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” ~ André Gide Last fall I felt strongly compelled to start The Brighter Side of Life.  I took a big (somewhat trembling) leap and … Continue reading

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Questions of a Scared Six-Year-Old

Last night our son approached us with a huge look of concern on his face.  He was suddenly terrified of tornadoes.  The questions spilled out of him, catching us off-guard as they have in the past.  We did our best … Continue reading

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Truth, a Boy and a Bewildered Mom

Do these eyes look like they’d accept a simple answer? My five-year-old, J, has caught me off-guard with his inquisitiveness on several occasions over the past few years. Before he was three, he grilled me about how and why Rudolph’s … Continue reading

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