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Mental Memory, Physical Moments

By |November 28th, 2018|Family|0 Comments

My husband and I were talking the other day about the things in my past. He has expressed on more than one occasion that if he could he would somehow erase, get rid of, the people or events that have left such a lasting effect on my mind, body, and soul. Those things that […]

Originally posted 2016-11-14 13:33:22.

Rape and Alcohol

By |October 8th, 2018|Family|0 Comments

 

 

Two of the times I have been raped I was under the influence of alcohol. Because of the things I have gone through in my life, the lives of my family members and close friends I am really just not the type of person that drinks like that. Yes, I am Irish so the […]

Originally posted 2015-07-08 17:54:46.

Addictions

By |May 15th, 2018|Family|0 Comments

I have only been addicted to one thing in my life (other than my husband), cigarettes. After the last time I was raped in 98′ or 99 (I forget what year it was) someone gave me a cigarette and that was it from there. I had started smoking. Growing up I was always the […]

Originally posted 2014-07-23 18:00:12.

A passion for helping others

By |May 10th, 2018|Family|0 Comments

Here it is on a Sunday evening and I am sitting here watching my husband sleep. Which I am ok with. He is trying to struggle with his current job to try to transition from years in the Marine Corps to now transition to driving CDL (commercial driving) for a living.

I recently had a […]

Originally posted 2014-08-11 01:49:08.

Dealing with everyday life

By |April 10th, 2018|Family|0 Comments

Since my son and I both have multiple health issues it can make some of the seemingly most easiest things turn into something more challenging. Recently having had to explain myself to my biological father as to why I don’t have a full-time job. Without someone else understanding what exactly we are diagnosed with […]

Originally posted 2014-04-18 10:58:58.

Who wrote the book on how to raise children?

By |April 4th, 2018|Family|0 Comments

You know there are oodles of books on the market on how to raise children. You are told to do it this way or that way. This is the way your parents and grandparents did it. Then after having a special needs child you are under a microscope all the time. For us it […]

Originally posted 2014-03-31 18:30:07.

One of his biggest fans

By |April 4th, 2018|Family|0 Comments

He was born August of 93 and she was born November 95 so a little over 2 years apart. All their lives I have been asked, Are they twins? No. Of course not. But their bond is one that I can’t explain. They have been together in even the most traumatic event like the […]

Originally posted 2014-03-25 18:30:45.

Not just biased….

By |April 4th, 2018|Family|0 Comments

I realize I am a mother and the parent tends to be somewhat biased when it comes to certain things. Today isn’t one of those days. My beautiful, intelligent,  compassionate daughter….. all she wants to do is care for people.
Yes she can be a bitch.  But come on what female […]

Originally posted 2014-03-23 01:43:32.

Paper Thin Promise, domestic violence domestic order

By |April 4th, 2018|Family|0 Comments

Paper Thin Promise, domestic violence domestic order

Originally posted 2014-03-21 11:39:16.

Some of the early years

By |April 4th, 2018|Family|0 Comments

Listening to the not-so-good advice of my biological father I put my son up for adoption when I had him. On the 3rd day at the hospital I went one way and watched as he went with the foster care/social services worker. I cried thinking at the same time it would be the best […]

Originally posted 2014-03-19 15:24:53.

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