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TheCalmBeforeTheStorm

The Calm Before The Storm

Have you ever noticed how right before a big storm hits, everything is quiet and calm? I remember as a child living in Florida, I was always fascinated with the nights before a hurricane would hit. The quiet and calm atmosphere was a complete contrast with the frantically bustling people taking advantage of it to prepare for the ... Read More »

Financial assistance in Alaska

Financial Assistance Programs in Alaska

The Alaska Temporary Assistance Program (ATAP) Provides cash assistance and work services to low-income families with children to help them with basic needs while they work toward becoming self-sufficient. This program is ... Read More »

Stages of Loneliness (4)

Paralysis There is this strange dueling that goes on when you reach this stage of simultaneously feeling ready to date again, but also complete terror of even speaking to the opposite sex ever again. Maybe that's a little ... Read More »

Should I Date Or Take A Break? (12)

Like attracts like.  If you know who you truly are: a person who is mature, responsible, capable, has herself together, a great parent, a hard worker, a kind, compassionate, strong person, then why would you not attract someone ... Read More »

Need More Money? Try This…

Money's tight for pretty much everyone nowadays, whether they've got kids or not. People are clipping coupons, buying on clearance, downgrading their cable, and numerous other attempts at saving money. Those are all good starts, ... Read More »

Book - Where Am I Sleeping Tonight

Where Am I Sleeping Tonight? – A Story of Divorce

Where Am I Sleeping Tonight?-A Story of Divorce, Boulden Publishing, 2008, is the only children's fiction storybook about shared custody for the elementary school aged child. The story is about two brothers, Mark, a 4th grader ... Read More »

Should I Date Or Take A Break? (11)

If you and your partner are, as they say, "unequally yoked", it has the potential to cause resentment in your children.  As you're trying to bring your partner to 'full-blown' maturity, or responsibility, or adulthood, or ... Read More »

Check Out Charities Before Donating

It's admirable to donate to charities, and there sure have been a lot to donate to lately, but how do you know if you're money's really going where it's supposed to? What exactly is your donation being spent on? Don't get me ... Read More »