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I Value Children

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    Why is it that so many parents these days wish to regard themselves as friends to their children? In my opinion this is wrong. I'm a mum of three, I'm not their friend I'm their...
    Hkx3 Hkx3 36-40, F 32 mins ago

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    I've been reading the book "Abandoned Parents: The Devil's Dilemma: The Causes and Consequences of Adult Children Abandoning Their Parents" by the author Sharon A. Wildey. This...
    MuchStrongerNow MuchStrongerNow 56-60, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    When things in your life seem almost too much to handle, when 24 hours in a day are not enough, remember the mayonnaise jar and the 2 Beers. A professor stood before his...
    shakenama shakenama 41-45, M Jan 3

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    I have a younger sister who is younger than me by 2 1/2 yrs; I didnt enjoy being an older sister because she would scream whenever she didnt get what she wanted and would be very...
    june199225 june199225 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    yeah! I I'm rich, but I cannot buy friendship! I got some gifts for my bday, they Were all awesome! all of my friends got me things that I like the most! I got a rangie photo...
    priyadharshan0 priyadharshan0 13-15, M 6 days ago

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    My name is Brenda. I live in Baldwin Mich. Which is lake county. I been dealing with cps since 2006. It really got bad in 2008 to now. In 2010 I got married to a guy. He has 4...
    myboo363 myboo363 31-35, F Jan 3

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    What has happened to modesty? Not just in dress but in words and deeds. Respecting your elders? Just basic human decency? I cannot believe the way some young people speak or how...
    TheLittleMrs TheLittleMrs 31-35, F 9 Responses Jan 3

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    My husband and I just married in April 2014. I didn't even want to get married, but he did, so we did. Now I'm at the perfect time and age to have children. I'm almost 28 (will be...
    raziel1687 raziel1687 22-25, F Jan 6

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    What you do, always comes with a consequence. Good or bad. ------------------------------- So here's a 100% true story, that is currently going on in my life. I won't say names...
    HannahMarieX HannahMarieX 18-21 Jan 13

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    I value good spelling and pronounciation and don't like reading work with incorrect grammar and spelling mistakes but in my case, I'm on my iPod and my spell checkers changes my...
    Outofeden Outofeden 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 14

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    I am not an easy person to make a friend of, in fact friendship is not something I ever felt a great deal of need for. but there are very rare occasions when I connect with someone...
    IF64 IF64 46-50, M 2 Responses Jan 19

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    I have studied metaphysics for many years. The more I learn, the more I find the same answer. There is One - Universal Power, Spirit, God; whatever name you want to use. All...
    bcvegas4u2 bcvegas4u2 66-70, M 2 Responses Jan 21

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    There are three words that have changed my perspectives of others. Tashi Deley and Namaste. The gesture Namaste represents the belief that there is a Divine spark within each of...
    StevePeck StevePeck 56-60, M 1 Response Jan 21

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    "Too often we measure our value by the amount of love we receive, rather than by the capacity we have to give.”
    StaceyNight StaceyNight 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I have known since I was 11 that I didn't want to have children. I didn't like kids as a kid, and couldn't fathom that my sole future was entwined with dirty diapers and tween...
    MoniquetheBlonde MoniquetheBlonde 18-21, F Dec 29, 2014

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    There was a charity concert in my country last night. Lots of actors, singers, artists and even writers took part in it. They called people to send two or five dollars through...
    AnnaJackson12345 AnnaJackson12345 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    I have 2 son's one, the youngest, 27 years old, is wonderful, loving, caring and we love and support each other. However my oldest son, 34 years old, has been cold, distant...
    hardworkingmom88 hardworkingmom88 51-55, F 1 Response Jan 2

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    I am not saying that I am a great mom or the best in the world but am trying to be. Being a single parent is really hard.My daughter's birthday was last week. She had 2...
    4BlackForest 4BlackForest 36-40, F 6 Responses Jan 11

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    Married With Children was hilarious. I watched it all the time. One Sunday morning I was in church and the pastor bashed the show in his sermon because it made the man as the...
    Calcetines Calcetines 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 3

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    I have 8 wonderful children, ranging from almost 13 yrs old ( 13 on the 13th) to my newest little ones , twins, at a week old today. They are my pride and job. I try to make the...
    babeluvs6n2 babeluvs6n2 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    I am the mother of five biracial children. I have 3 boys and 2 girls. I love my biracial kids so much. They are my life here. I would love to have more biracial children with...
    singlemomwithkids singlemomwithkids 36-40, F 5 Responses Jan 10

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    And adults should show respect to children. They are spirits and people before children. They still have opinions, feelings, wants, a heart, desires, etc. if their own and they are...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 11

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    Kids make me anxious, mainly because I have anxiety, mixed with deep depression. I have had this since I was in my mid teens. I never had a good friend and only one at a time who...
    psychologicallydamaged psychologicallydamaged 41-45, F Jan 19

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    I am not yet a step mother but my significant other had two children, one who is best friends with my 16 yo daughter and another who is 13 and a boy. He can be kind to my 11 and 4...
    mylife4four mylife4four 36-40, F Jan 20

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    I hate when people don't vaccinate themselves and their children. I mean come on. It's enraging. First of all, you're endangering yourself and your children. But second, you're not...
    Katiebug7 Katiebug7 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    my little girl turned 2 on Christmas day I can't actually believe it and in less than 2 months my little boy will be 3 and the 3 months my 3rd child will be born I can't wait to...
    leahlovesyou leahlovesyou 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    I am scarrd to have children of my own because this world is so crazy and extreme. I would probably shelter my child and I know that's not good in the long run.
    namedashley namedashley 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    My father canes me when I break a rule. Now I understand that it helps me and I do not resist but try to accept the punishment with grace and make him proud. I love him because he...
    bethany2402 bethany2402 13-15, F 5 Responses Jan 4

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    So, i am a fourty two year old, and i happend to be a priest. Does that mean i can't love children? I have always found them to be sexually atractive, but it does not mean i'm...
    Lockedcloset Lockedcloset 18-21 1 Response Jan 7

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    I love my husband and have been with him for 5yrs and married for 3yrs. due to a medical condition a few years back I was told I cant have children. my husband has a daughter from...
    rebeccalouise1987 rebeccalouise1987 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    I'm truly blessed that every morning I'm graced upon two beautiful smiles from my two children (ages 2 & 5). Some mornings I see both smiles at the same time as they come prancing...
    booyah73 booyah73 41-45, M 4 Responses Jan 8

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    i am 18 years old in 2015, i live in an apartment (city area) i am currently doing nothing ( i wait for university application and am currently working during the day ). i would...
    snailslow snailslow 22-25, F Jan 9

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    Such a well made movie! When Uncle Irvin explains to Krank how he is the source of all the children's nightmares because he has no soul, it brings tears to my eyes. The soundtrack...
    Doviov Doviov 41-45 Jan 16

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    this group called I Believe Children Should Be Spanked In Punishment not ainti spanking group if spanking not your thing you are in the wrong group go someware els
    ROWELLLISA421 ROWELLLISA421 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 16

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    all children have the right to get naked in the house
    gyty gyty 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 17

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    At current count, I need 16 daughters & 9 boys... I ex always joked I'd need more than 1 woman to have so many children... 😝
    Jakd69 Jakd69 22-25, M Jan 17

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    I just got some books at the library and a few of them were children's books lol i hadnt read some of these and ages.I like the feeling of nostalgia I guess.I like reading them...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F Jan 17

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    So I have a question that all of you may be able to help me with. I am 28 years old, actually turning 29 this weekend! Anyways, I have pre menopause which means I cannot have...
    curiousviolinist curiousviolinist 26-30, F Jan 20

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    There's this girl who I'm sure will grow up to be a perfect little B*tch. She strives too hard to be at the top of everything, even to the point of being annoying. She never...
    2Paz 2Paz 26-30, F Jan 20

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    I've got the names for my future children already picked out. For the handsome gentlemen I want to have a David and a Hoyt and my girlfriend wants a Max or Maxxie as well. Oh and...
    XxLittleBrotherxX XxLittleBrotherxX 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Im 15 years old and due to a medical condition i cant have children its destoyed my life and i dont think its fair! I feel like i am going to be alone for the rest of my life...
    GEJ14 GEJ14 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I am 18 years old and have never had a boyfriend (yes I'm straight) so of course I've never been married and though some wouldn't think so, I'm way to young to have children.
    AvaDay AvaDay 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Over the years I have disciplined my children in many different ways. When they were younger I talked to them and tried to ration with them their faults. As they got older, I...
    mominlingerie mominlingerie 36-40, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Nothing in the world makes me as happy as seeing my beautiful little niece see me :) She gets so excited. She's only one and a half, she smiles and giggles and claps her hands. I...
    Speranza27 Speranza27 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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