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Suffering in Silence – It’s Time We Talk about Miscarriage

Too often parents suffer in silence after a miscarriage, believing they are alone, feeling perhaps somehow it was their fault. It’s time for the silence to end.

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10 Things Police Wish You Knew When You Hear the Doorbell Ring

With more of us shopping online than ever before how do you know when you should or shouldn’t answer that ring? Here’s some security advice our police shared.

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Armchair Version of HGTV House Hunters International

Home for sale in Suffolk with a working watermill

Check out my latest “sanity break” at work. I play my own home version of House Hunters International on my phone or computer.

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Best Family Car for the Zombie Apocalypse

Picture of the Zombie Slayer Jeep ZS1 – Because the Zombie Apocalypse is no Time to Drive a Prius (from adaddyblog.com)

The Jeep ZS1 Zombie Slayer—Because the Zombie Apocalypse is no time to drive a Prius! Yes, this is a real car. Here’s why you should drive one…

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Daddy’s Baby Bump – The Ugly Truth

Who is Mudflap Man?

Many of you have asked, and if there’s one thing I’ve learned from the political scene lately, it’s important to respond to allegations quickly. So… am I really Mudflap Man?

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I Miss You Dad

My Late Father in Navy Uniform

There are certain times and life events during which the absence of loved ones is most acutely felt. Thanksgiving, Christmas and the birth of a child I’ve found rank high among these. So at this joyous time of year, please indulge me a brief sad moment.

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Never Pass Up a Chance to Dance with Cinderella!

So I'll Dance with Cinderella - Steven Curtis Chapman

While reading her Cinderella, our then 3½ yo daughter asked me to dance. I’m ashamed to say my first thought was, “I’m too tired to dance with you tonight.”

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I Hate Dora the Explorer

Our young daughter couldn’t look away away when it was on. Dora is like crack for toddlers! But the show drives me up the wall. How about you?

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The Way We Talk to Our Children…

The way we talk to our children becomes their inner voice. ~Peggy O'Mara

Do you every catch yourself saying something unnecessarily impatient or critical to your children? The way we talk to our children becomes their inner voice.

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