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You’re Such a Nice Person! HA!

There are some common things people say to me when I mention adopting teenagers from Ukraine.  I hear them over and over again and always reply the same way.  I wonder if other adopting parents hear them.  They aren’t bad … Continue reading

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Mind Your Manners

Yesterday I took Vlad to the shoe store to buy him a new pair of tennis shoes for his birthday.  I was standing in line when a woman just cut right in front of me and went to the counter.  … Continue reading

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Good-bye Ex-Friend

I was reminded today why I don’t much like “churchy-preachy” Christians.  I know that sounds harsh but today brought back bad memories of “holier than thou” and why we don’t go to church anymore. I had the gall to post … Continue reading

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