Category Archives: Marriage

I’m giving birth again!

“Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” ~ André Gide Last fall I felt strongly compelled to start The Brighter Side of Life.  I took a big (somewhat trembling) leap and … Continue reading

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What I Believe

Until I started blogging, I always held my thoughts fairly close to me.  In fact it took me quite awhile to start The Brighter Side of Life.  Even though I really wanted to do it, I wasn’t sure I was … Continue reading

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Feeling Cranky? Snap Out of It!

Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things. ~ Robert Brault You know those days where the least little thing annoys you?  Where it takes nothing to set you off?  … Continue reading

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Questions of a Scared Six-Year-Old

Last night our son approached us with a huge look of concern on his face.  He was suddenly terrified of tornadoes.  The questions spilled out of him, catching us off-guard as they have in the past.  We did our best … Continue reading

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