Don’t Force Your Child to Sit on Santa’s Lap

Don’t Force Your Child to Sit on Santa’s Lap

Getting Real with Kira Hazledine My child has never been Santa’s biggest fan. Even as an infant, she cried hysterically when placed in his lap. Compared to her brother, who couldn’t be bothered either way. Last year, she kept a measured distance and wouldn’t...
October

October

Getting Real with Shadra Bruce October is always an emotionally charged month for me on a very personal level. October is the sign that the seasons are changing. The leaves begin to change and fall and the days and nights get cooler. Although I do look forward to the...
No More Crying Over Broken Glass

No More Crying Over Broken Glass

Getting Real with Shadra Bruce Today while I was sitting here working, there was a loud crash directly behind me and the sound of breaking glass. It was the shelf in my hutch that held all my pretty glass stuff. One of the shelf holders just fell out and the whole...