Dating for the first time after two divorces and a live-in relationship….

Life is weird sometimes. My dating history is somewhat unusual. I’ve been married and divorced twice and had one live-together relationship. Yes, somehow along the way I never really dated. My first marriage we dated once as a couple, got Continue reading Dating for the first time after two divorces and a live-in relationship….

There needs to be a support group for those who have suffered near fatal anaphylaxis and their loved ones…

The following story is a mother’s experience of her child’s anaphylaxis. It’s one of the best descriptions I have ever read of what it’s actually like and also, how poorly it is understood by so many doctors. Like this mother, Continue reading There needs to be a support group for those who have suffered near fatal anaphylaxis and their loved ones…

You can’t be sick because….

One of the hardest things to manage when you’re chronically ill, and long-term sick, is the feelings of guilt when ‘caught’ doing something that society doesn’t expect of you in your current situation. Early on in my current situation, I Continue reading You can’t be sick because….

Is entitlement due to decreased discipline?

Over the past few years, there has slowly been an increasing awareness of  a pervading sense of entitlement in the millennial generation and younger. Our increased emphasis on children’s rights seems to have bred a generation that assumes that their Continue reading Is entitlement due to decreased discipline?

Adult children of yesterday

As a long term country music fan I was excited to see an announcement earlier this week about a ‘Calming room’ being provided at Dollywood. The room has been designed to provide a space for children with sensory issues, such as Continue reading Adult children of yesterday