Tag Archives: Family

To watch a sister 2


It was the same neighborhood, same house, same yard but there was something very different. How can I explain it? The feeling was different. Maybe it was because mom was crying all the time again. She had been crying a … Continue reading

Posted in About me, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

I want to die


Have you ever said this? Did you mean what you said? There has been little talk lately about assisted suicide or assisted death but it is sure to come up again soon.  There have been many books published and articles … Continue reading

Posted in My questions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Push me pull you


Remember Dr.Doolittle?  I loved that movie as a child I dreamed of being able to talk to animals and understand them.  Today many people refer to other humans as animals in different sayings or references; crazy animal, party animal etc. … Continue reading

Posted in A challenge?, About me | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Isolation


Isolation is everywhere, even in our own homes.  Some of us find ways to disguise our isolation so it feels like protection. What do I mean? I would like to give you and example.  You may have known or even … Continue reading

Posted in A challenge?, About me, My questions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

honesty – sheesh


In my courage to change book by Al-Anon Family groups I happened to look up the word honesty and it referenced to page 24.  I wanted to write about this especially after returning from a two month “vacation” with family … Continue reading

Posted in A challenge? | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Going home


Finally the count down is almost finished! I bought tickets in February for the kids and I to visit grandma and grandpa in the states.  At the time we had a wait of 90 days or more,when made a chart of … Continue reading

Posted in About me, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Easy to be critical


It is so easy to be critical. It takes a whole lot more thought, research, patience and understanding to be willing to try to understand something we are not used to.  This applies to so many things – the politics … Continue reading

Posted in A challenge?, About me | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tired of all the information


Dont you get tired off all the information we have to process today?  If it’s not the news on tv or the newspaper or mail in the inbox it’s something else.  Have you checked your word press account for comments or … Continue reading

Posted in About me | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Look at me


Just look at the person or people you work with. Really see them.  It is one of the most difficult steps for many of us that work with people everyday: dare to see the signs and ask if someone has or … Continue reading

Posted in domestic violence, violence | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Oh my goodness Dr.Gray!


Well Dr. John Gray has certainly stirred the pot over here!  If you have not seen the show Skavlan shown in Scandinavia than maybe you have missed the excitement! You know the book from the 90’s – Men are from … Continue reading

Posted in My questions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment