Blended Family Chaos

by Tamara Flaherty

I Quit!!

I’ve never been a quitter but I think it’s high time I start! I quit spending my days worrying about things that I can’t change. I quit taking responsibility for … Continue reading

March 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Lost Art of Apologizing

I’m Sorry Just two tiny little words. Two little words that are often the hardest words in the world to say. Two little words that have more power to heal … Continue reading

March 13, 2014 · 1 Comment

You CAN’T be a survivor without being a victim!

I’m going to try to tackle a sticky semantics issue here so please bear with me as I try to explain it. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve … Continue reading

March 10, 2014 · 9 Comments

The Sins of the Fathers

I’m lying here in bed tonight with so many thoughts and feelings overwhelming my mind and spirit that I just cannot sleep. I’m crying for a sister that I barely … Continue reading

March 9, 2014 · 6 Comments

My Father Dated Farrah Fawcett and Other Tales of My Life*

I wasn’t sure if my dad became the Anti-Christ before or after he dated Farrah Fawcett. Sometimes I got the details confused. That’s easy to do when you’re a child. … Continue reading

March 7, 2014 · 4 Comments

Things I want my children to know if I were to die tomorrow

I am in Heaven and I am waiting for you! I will love you forever! If you have ever hurt me, I forgave you immediately. You were always the best … Continue reading

March 6, 2014 · 2 Comments

Could Your Child be the Next Rachel Canning?

$654 dollars a week. This is the amount demanded by Rachel Canning, the 18 year old adult from New Jersey, who is suing her parents, in an attempt to force … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · 2 Comments

Sharing the Bottle

I have a burning desire to write, yet I rarely pick up a pen or a keyboard. When I do, it’s usually because I am in the midst of an … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · 4 Comments

Books I Loved as a Child and How They Changed My Life

I was never taught how to read, I just knew. The definition of a self taught reader is a child who somehow learned to read with no formal instruction. The … Continue reading

February 26, 2014 · 5 Comments

Butterflies, Rainbows, & Puppies

I don’t write, or even really think much about things like butterflies, rainbows, and puppies. My thoughts usually trend more to the darker side of the color wheel. The blacks, … Continue reading

February 26, 2014 · 6 Comments
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