Hi there from The Girlz Korner in upstate New York where you'll find light, witty and rather entertaining articles on every topic imaginable from The Little Black Dress to Making Whoopie. So if you get a chance to kick back and exhale, if only for a brief moment ... come on over and see me some time.
I am now following your blog! My daughter was born July 1st, 2009, so our babies aren't too far apart. My other "baby" however is 3.5 years. They DO grow too fast!! Can't wait to read/learn more about you and your family! :)
Yes, we learned the hard way 2 years in a row! We moved here from Mobile, AL so cold yes, freezing no! Last year we went 10 days w/ no running water, and life was miserable to say the least. The neighbors were kind enough to let us shower at their house, and constantly gave us water to wash dishes, flush toilets, and all the other water needs we had. We also have stocked up on bottled water just in case.
Parenting teens is hard enough, but parenting a troubled teen can feel impossible. Most parents simply don’t have the training in psychotherapy techniques, communication skills, and mentoring necessary to guide a teen through the troubled years of adolescence, especially when that teen is also struggling with mental…