Oh No! When a Parent Goes Away
By Dakota King-White
Illustrated by Tyrus Goshay
This is a unique picture book for kids about a serious topic: how a child can cope when a parent goes to prison and isn’t coming home for a long while. It is a book that will educate as well as enlighten with expert advice on how a child can cope.
Duane is a seven-year-old boy who has recently discovered that his…Continue
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How do you get everything done? How do you find the time to cook? Wash clothes? Clean up? Help kids with their homework? Find time for myself…
You know, I get it. As a single mom of three children I am constantly trying to find that work life balance. I use to drive myself crazy trying to get everything done in one day til where I found myself exhausted. It’s hard for me to sit in a home that’s unorganized and messy, it will just drive me crazy so I had to find…Continue
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The feeling of breaking up with someone can hardly be described by using some simple words. At the end of each day, there is always that annoying question: how do you really feel? Is this huge change something that scares you most? Can you take care of everything by your own or do need the help of the experts?
On the other hand, despite all the suffering and pain of losing someone that you used to share your home and life with, there is also a thing that you should bear in mind: how…Continue
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Learning how to drive and getting out on the roads is yet another step into the adulthood your teenage son or daughter will eventually make. As…Continue
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So you just received an Eviction Notice. I know it's heart breaking. No one wants to come home to a letter plastered on the outside of their door for all their neighbors to see. Well that can happen if your not at home and someone summons you to court in regards to rent possession. If you have fallen behind on your rent and are unable to catch up you may be in the red for an eviction notice. Of course, an eviction can not just happen because you missed a few…Continue
Added by Andrea McGhee on May 18, 2017 at 6:47pm — No Comments
There are serious health consequences emanating from diabetes, and the only weapon you have to reduce the damages it can cause is making sure that you’re taking all the preventative measures against this metabolic disorder. By simply adopting a healthy lifestyle, you can improve your chances of preventing type 2 diabetes by 90%.
Aside from poor food choices, there are other contributing factor to this health condition. These factors can increase…Continue
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Skin is an important organ in the body. It is the largest and most exposed body organ, so you ought to provide maximum care. The skin is affected by various internal and external factors. Internal factors include free radicals and other toxic compounds hindering its normal growth and cell…Continue
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The skin is a delicate part, which is prone to attack by infection, breakouts and other imperfections. There are many factors that contribute skin blemishes and imperfections, but they can be controlled by taking proper care of the skin. It is challenging to maintain healthy and smooth skin, and…Continue
Added by Evlin Symon on April 5, 2017 at 5:00am — No Comments
How do I say this without sounding like I'm insensitive? How do you express to someone that you see so much potential in them and can't understand why they don't see it in themselves?
The bottom line is...you can't.
One of my Besties favorite thing to say is "you can lead a horse to water but you can't make them drink." It…Continue
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I was having a conversation with my neighborhood Bank Teller. We so happened to be getting lunch at the same Deli. I asked him how things were going with his son's Senior year and College prep. He said going as best as could be expected. I remembered earlier conversations we had had in regards to his…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on February 8, 2017 at 8:00pm — No Comments
We all lie period. For different reasons at different levels at different times and to different people. I've talked about this before. Our current President is a huge example of lies. So why should we expect that our kids would not engage in this deception as well?
Now that my daughter is older she has moments where she will say to me "oh I can…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on January 29, 2017 at 12:40pm — No Comments
Our favorite sassy, smart-assy Southern duo are back with aRemington Snap Braid review. Well, sort of. The copious amount of champagne consumed may have clouded their judgment. (and beware of some f-bomb language.)
You’ve seen the carelessly sexy fishtail braids on the runway and the red carpet. You know, like this?…Continue
Added by Jennifer Weedon Palazzo on June 8, 2016 at 6:30am — No Comments
Last minute playdate with a sancti-mommy? Surprise visit from your mother-in-law? Never fear. SLACKER MOM is back with a brand-new episode. In this video, we share our cleaning hacks, some serious and some… not so much. Because you’re already keeping tiny humans alive. Who has time to clean?
Added by Jennifer Weedon Palazzo on April 26, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments
Dear Parents I Used to Nanny For,
Twenty years, twenty pounds, and a marriage and two kids ago, I was your nanny. And I judged you. My parenting standards were based on unrealistic expectations. I knew nothing of the shit storm that is parenting. While I made bewildered mental notes about the state of your home, the behavior of your children, and your fashion choices, you were keeping actual human beings alive. I apologize.
I have seen the light. And so has Anna Lane, who…Continue
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Unfortunately, you cannot decide you want a divorce one day and finalize the filing on the next. The process takes time and will likely involve several meetings and considerations to resolve asset division, custody considerations, and alimony. In the state of California, it will always take at least six months after you file a divorce petition to receive a…Continue
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That started a…
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