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Home Schooling

When it comes to homeschooling everyone has different ideas and opinions on what it is. But for you to know what it really consists of you must do your own thorough research. Every child is different and learns at their own pace, so only you as the parent can decide if homeschooling is right for your child. There is many different schools and different types of programs. So when you decide to make that call to inquire about everything, have a clear mind, make sure you have had a meal, have some water, make sure to have something to take notes on, and plan on being on the phone for maybe two hours. With the first conversation you will be given tons of information, but don’t make any decisions yet. Take very good notes so you can review them later and come up with questions...

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Kidney Stones

  Kidney Stones:  Small hard mineral deposits that form inside the kidney. Stones are made of mineral and acid salts. Kidney stones are usually not painful when they are in the kidney, it’s when the stone is passing through the urinary tract that the pain kicks in. It’s like trying to squeeze a golf ball through a straw. I know from personal experience how horrible the pain is. People often ask if it’s worse than childbirth, hands down, YES IT IS! There is no comfortable position and you don’t know what to do with yourself. I would say you feel like you are probably dying especially if it is your first time because you don’t know what is going on with your body. The scarier part of having kidney stones is the removal of them. (At least for me it is, I don’t like being...

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Burning your bridges

Do you know what the saying, “Don’t burn your bridges” really means? Well a bridge is a connection, a safe path, a way to avoid tough roads. The bridge is a person, and just like bridges, people can offer connections, safe paths, and help you out in tough situations.  If you burn a bridge you can no longer use that same route. So “Don’t burn your bridges” basically means don’t destroy relationships you may need in the future. There may have been times when you burned your bridges and you didn’t even realize it. Think of a time when you needed a favor.  You might have needed to borrow money, you might have needed a ride, a job or help with something or even somewhere to stay. Who was the first person you went to? Was it the stranger you saw at the market? No,...

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