Bullying

Everyone suffers some form of bullying at one point in their lives but what about when it gets out of hand? Teenagers are the cruelest and these days they move like wolves in a pack. You can have a problem with only one of them but sadly it soon becomes the entire group. They hound…

Do you ever feel like the world is against you?

Do you ever feel like the world is against you? I do. It seems like it’s just one thing after another. You deal with one problem only to be hit with another. Life becomes one depressing day after another struggling to make it through without breaking down. I often wonder what it is that I’ve…

What if?

This is a question that is raised in most of our lives. What if I hadn’t met that person would my life have been different? Or what if I hadn’t turned down that job opportunity would I have been more successful? We spend most of our lives with these two words hanging over our heads,…

Used

Have you ever felt used? You bend over backwards for a person but it just isn’t enough. You don’t expect undying gratitude for the things you do for them but a little respect goes a long way. It seems the more you give, the more they expect until they become almost spiteful with their requests….

Would you stay together for the kids sake?

Would you stay together for the kids sake? It is an admiral thing to do but is it right? No one wants their kids to grow up in a broken home. You want to show them a stable environment and often kids get teased or looked down upon for being raised by just one parent….

Spoilt beyond belief

I love my kids and have been known to go over budget at Christmas and birthdays but I do have a limit. I was talking to a friend the other day and she told me she was getting her two year old an iPad for Christmas. Seriously that is extreme in my book. I have…

Why do kids blow things out of proportion?

Has your child ever come home all upset and told you that a child is picking on them? You go outside to where they are playing all guns blazing angry that your baby has been upset only to find that the child in question is like two years old and your eight year old towers…

Dark mind

When something happens in your life that gets you down it can leave your mind filled with dark thoughts. Things get twisted, overthought and quite often, terrifying. You can’t stop these thoughts and when you attempt to try it seems to make things worse. Scenarios play over, disturbing scenarios that plunge you further into the…

Why are kids so ungrateful?

Why are kids so ungrateful? You bend over backwards for them but it never seems to be enough. I’m not a millionaire and while I’d love to get them every thing they want it’s just not possible. On the rare occasion when I have saved up the pennies and bought them something they have been…

Trust

What do you do when your trust in a loved one is gone? You find out that everything you thought they were was a lie and now you can’t look at them the same anymore. You still love them but find it hard to believe a word that comes out of their mouth. Is there…