Articles ScreenshotWeaving the Brokenness - Healing the Wound of Mother Abandonment
My daughter puts her arms around me, her brown eyes soft and beckoning. Her rounded belly and motherly curves rest against me, and for a moment I choke up. She is pregnant with a girl baby whose middle name will be Joy like mine. She will be my first grand-daughter, and my second grandchild.
I was named Joy by my great-grandmother, Blanche, the mother of my grandmother Lulu, who spent much of ...ReadMoreThe Venus Flower Basket - Symbol of Love
One of the most beautiful of all the creatures that live in the oceans is the rare and very seldom seen Venus flower basket. It only grows on the ocean floor at depths of three thousand to five thousand feet, in the warm tropical waters of the South Pacific, mostly around the Philippines and Japan.
This creature is actually a sponge; however it does not look anything like the sponges you use f ...ReadMoreGreeting Cards, Never Forget Another Birthday
Be honest not with us, but with yourself. How many birthdays have you missed this year? We are all quite busy and we even have a hard time remembering what day it is, but when it comes to the feelings of our friends and family, we need to take extra steps to remember. It happens to all of us, even those with the best intentions. So, what can you do to help yourself remember for next time? Because ...ReadMoreFamily Journals: Tens Ways to Improve Your Health and Relationships
Family Journals: Tens Ways to Improve Your Health and Relationships
By Ron Huxley, LMFT
Journaling has long been a tool to achieving better emotional and
mental health. The need to express oneself in a safe and controlled
manner is a powerful means to improving self-esteem and personal
relationships. Parents can use this tool to increase their
effe ...ReadMoreThai Girls vs. Western Girls !
Farang men (‘farang’ in Thai language = foreigner/westerner) often fall madly in love with the first Thai girl they meet – even if she’s a rough street prostitute who doesn’t speak English.
Love-sick farang men are queuing up at the altar to tie the knot with their dubious Thai mail-order brides but why don’t farang girls stir their passions in the same way?
Thai girls and farang girls coul ...ReadMore