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Kristine Beard

My REBirthday

There are many hurdles in life that basically nobody ever wants to have to go through. From divorce, miscarriage, infertility, to some others that can lead to death if not taken care of like organ failure, cancer, or infections. However, life throws everybody different hurdles, which in my mind…

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Swim Lessons

It’s getting closer. That time of year when the weather warms up and everybody is flocking to different waterways like, beaches, lakes, rivers, and pools. Just this past weekend it was in the mid 70’s where I live. Many of my friends and their families enjoyed time this weekend in a water and sun basking location. Some have their own pool in the backyard all ready to go. What’s the big significance of all of this?

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Budget Friendly Family Time

My favorite time of the day, next to having my morning coffee, is when my husband, son, and I are all home together and just hanging out together. We enjoy playing, being goofy, watching a movie, reading books, or just sitting together having, what we call, “quiet time”. The act of spending time together and just being together is what I truly love. Of course, there are more ways you can get this time together outside of the house because…

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60 Days In: New Years Goals

This year, instead of a “resolution” my husband and I decided to set New Year goals. We decided to create a few goals, instead of resolutions. We chose a goal because, a resolution, according to my phones dictionary is, “a firm decision to do or not to do something”. A goal, according to my phone’s dictionary is, “the object of a person’s ambition or effort; an aim or desired result”. We didn’t want the absolute…

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Therapy

As parents, and especially as mothers, we will walk through fire for our children to make sure they meet milestones and get whatever help they may need, however, once we hear the words that our children may need therapy, our hearts sink. You freeze. You start to wonder, “What you did wrong?”

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Side Affects of Chemotherapy and Parenting

Let me start by saying, chemotherapy sucks, plain and simple. Besides hopefully saving a cancer patient’s life, Chemotherapy might also deplete quality of life. Treatments afford a person many sacrifices and compromises. Time is precious and valuable. We are all racing against the clock, as we are all terminal. Chemotherapy is both against the clock and for the clock…

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Wishes

As a parent, we have wishes and dreams for our children, probably tons of them. Have you ever considered how to instill those thoughts, dreams, and ideas into your child’s character? This is something…

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