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Teaching Kids About Loss

Every time the doorbell rings and there is silence in our home instead of barking, I am suddenly slapped with the immense loss we suffered last week when we had to put our sweet dog to sleep.

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My New Support Group – S.W.I.G.

In the past couple of weeks, I have heard several mom friends share devastating stories of heartbreak and despair as they let their children down and were themselves left racked with guilt. Tales of forgotten lunches, missed spirit days, school pick-up and drop-off mishaps and other non-life-altering events. As I…

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Today was a HUGE day for my oldest daughter. Each and every time we’ve gone to the pool this summer, she has stared longingly at the diving board hovering over the deep end of the pool. She has gotten close and even climbed up the ladder once or twice but…

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