Tag Archives: kids and anxiety

Are You Having A Cranky Monday Too?

I’ve rewritten this post a few times already, but I’m just going to hit send when this is done. I’m cranky today. Have you ever just felt cranky and want to enjoy it? LOL I know that probably sounds silly, … Continue reading

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Is Anxiety From Not Processing Your Feelings?

I am not saying that children nor adults can’t have anxiety to the degree where it’s a disorder because both of mine were diagnosed with it.  Both chose to take medications which they subsequently went off of (with Dr. approval) … Continue reading

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How Becoming A Single Parent By Divorce Changed Me And My Kids

More than five years ago, my now ex husband suddenly announced, I don’t want to do this anymore.  I was stunned to my core, but in hindsight I realized that our marriage for the past few years before, had been … Continue reading

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Helping Kids Through Divorce – When A Parent Walks Away

When an ex walks away, it’s hard on us because we were married.  We trusted our hearts to them and the betrayal of the vows ’till death do us part’ hurts.  But when a divorced parent distances himself (or herself) … Continue reading

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I’m Blaming It On The Woo Woo

It’s been rough here lately which is why I haven’t been online.  My computer decided to act wacky so I’ve been deluging it with anti-virus programs which then messed up the websites, emails and even netflix.  It’s not been joyous … Continue reading

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Monday Blues

Being a single parent, ex-wife of a narcissist who’s not paying what’s legally owed me and raising two college kids with anxiety on my own is hard.  My story isn’t unusual, but sometimes it feels harder to deal with than … Continue reading

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Single Parenting College Kids With Anxiety

I don’t know if it’s some planetary alignment or just plain exhaustion lately, but I’m tired.  And yes, I slipped up so I need to get back on the quit wagon.  But I did make it 10 days without smoking … Continue reading

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