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7/3/14 9:59 A

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my kids are happy.

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"Be the change you wish to see in this world." ~Ghandi

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6/13/14 1:59 P

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I feel the arms of my little one wrapped around me saying "I love you mommy".... or my beautiful teenager giving me a kiss

I love my girls!
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ALIGIRL07's Photo ALIGIRL07 SparkPoints: (1,255)
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1/2/13 7:23 P

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When I'm involved in my son's education and when we can go a whole day without a tantrume lol (he's 4)

You never know how strong you are till being strong is the only option left.


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8/11/12 2:13 A

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When I get both doses of my sons medication down him for the day and he hasnt had a spitting or choking episode!

Its hard to have a child w acid reflux and VERY scary! so if i can make him happy all day and not have any spells i feel im being a good parent!



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KELLYGIRLKB's Photo KELLYGIRLKB Posts: 43
5/13/12 7:01 P

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I make sure we have a full half hour to read bedtime stories before bed! With all her activities, sometimes this isn't always possible :(

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4/25/12 3:59 A

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When I get him to eat a new healthy food! (he's a toddler!)

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MSKIZ69's Photo MSKIZ69 SparkPoints: (208,161)
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9/25/11 8:13 P

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When I have a day just to myself with the kids..no one else to interrupt.

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9/24/11 8:52 P

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I feel I am a better parent when I keep my kids active and we do things together.

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8/31/11 6:41 P

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When the kids and I do fun activities together.

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7/10/11 6:20 P

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I take time to listen and not jump the gun by yelling!!

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LEARNINGRN's Photo LEARNINGRN Posts: 363
6/30/11 12:04 A

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I take good care of myself :)

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5/15/11 2:01 A

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I spend quality time with my children. Each week my children pick a day in the week to spend one-on-one time with me; we basically do whatever the child wants to do on that day without the other children interrupting our hour together.

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5/14/11 10:56 P

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when I relax enough to enjoy my children.

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1/25/11 5:57 P

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I love the one on one time with my daughter, when I can sit down and teach her or when I can keep up with her around the yard!

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1/23/11 6:24 P

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I have enough energy to do all the things required to me in my day and still have enough energy to play catch or tag or any other active game with my kids.

God only gives us what he knows we can handle. Trust in Him.
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DARLING-J's Photo DARLING-J Posts: 81
1/20/11 11:56 A

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I get up before my kiddo and do my hour pilates dvd. I do it in the dark so the only light comes from the tv. All I can hear is the guitar, the waves, and the voice of the instructor. It switches positions fast enough that I don't have time to get in my own head, and yet at the end of my hour I feel like I've had some meditative me-time.

That's not even taking into consideration that it is doing good things for my physique...

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1/9/11 3:55 P

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I take care of myself so I can take care of my son!

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12/31/10 11:10 A

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When I am able to spend time with each child one on one.

"Nothing tastes as good as not having to shop in the fat ladies' store feels!" -Me


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12/31/10 1:17 A

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I feel I am a better parent when I have a clean and organized house. It makes me happier, and then we have more time and room to play together!

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12/27/10 10:28 P

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When my ADHD child slows down and listens

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12/25/10 12:33 A

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Hello Ladies,
emoticon if you apply yourself and set your mind to do it. Here are some emoticon 's and encouragement. I support you all and I am here if and when you need the support too. Send me a spark and I will come emoticon to you.

Live 1 day at a time and live it to the fullest. Wish you all the best that life has to offer.... Stay focused, positive and it will get you where you want to be or done in life itself.
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MHAYDEN32's Photo MHAYDEN32 Posts: 90
11/29/10 4:12 P

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When I'm able to have a conversation with my son without becoming overcritical when he says something immature or self righteous.

"I will not be triumphed upon!"

Cleopatra


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11/4/10 12:35 P

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When my kids make good decisions.

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KAITHOFFMAN's Photo KAITHOFFMAN SparkPoints: (3,200)
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10/1/10 1:27 P

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i make sure i spend as much time as posssible with him and do what makes him happy, instead of what i would rather be doing

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8/30/10 10:32 A

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when i spend quality time with my daughtertalking and listening to her

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i see how well my daughter is doing in school and in her life overall

i am so happy that my cousin annie, known as mommy445, has joined sparkpeople. we were born about a year apart and we are best friends.


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8/23/10 9:19 P

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i feel like i am a better parent when i see how well my daughter is doing in school and how she is growing into such a beautiful,smart,strong young lady.

i am so happy that my cousin annie, known as mommy445, has joined sparkpeople. we were born about a year apart and we are best friends.


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KARENMICHELLE1 Posts: 3
8/19/10 10:51 A

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I feel like I am a better parent when I look at my two special needs sons and they have achieved so much more than was expected. My oldest son has Autism. He did not speak until he was five years old and at that time he only repeated what was said to him. It has been a lot of hard work, but today he is a Sophomore in a Public High school. He is doing work that is at or above his grade level. Most importantly, he is a happy young man. My youngest son has ADHD with a lot of sensory issues, however he goes to a public elementary school and reads and does math well above his grade level. Both of my boys are happy and tell me that they love me. I am a single mother so I am all they have. I am so glad that I have my boys! emoticon

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SARABELL07's Photo SARABELL07 Posts: 13
8/17/10 12:30 P

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I feel like I am a better parent when my son smiles at me then comes over just to give me a hug and smile before going back to playing

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8/12/10 10:47 A

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I set apart special time for each child. My son and I recently had "date night". I really enjoy one on one time, and I also enjoy those times when the 3 of us just talk. Talk about anything, and everything... We cry together, we laugh together. Our talks have made us a very close family. They started when the kids were just starting to talk. We'd cuddle in bed at the end of the day, and just talk about whatever was on their minds.

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7/7/10 11:38 A

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my children are fed, clothed, warm when cold, cool when hot, smile and what to sleep in the bed with me even it is crowded!!!!

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Goal #7-159lbs!

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7/3/10 2:12 A

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my daughter tells me she loves me, just out of the blue.

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7/1/10 8:56 P

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My boys will always know that they are #1 in my life! If they call, I drop what I'm doing, when I've been @ work, I let the boss know, my kids come 1st. I alway have told them that they can do & be whatever they want & I believe it. I never put them down & I NEVER scolded/repremanded them in public!
The most important thing: I tell them I love them & hug them ALL of the time, no matter how old. And to this day @ 21 & 23 we always say "I love you", it's important to me that my kids ALWAYS know in words & actions that I love them. Sometimes it's the small things, my son is coming home for a couple of days, I'm making banana bread for him or the big things, my oldest was 70 miles away & broke his nose, a couple days after surjury (ofcourse, I was there), he called & asked me to come get him & bring him home so he could relax, I took the afternoon off, got in the car & was there! And they know, no matter how far, I alway will be. I don't complain about it or ever bring it up, I just do it. I'm not a perfect mom, I make mistakes, but my boys know that I love them & they are #1!

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7/1/10 6:28 P

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I take the time to actually listen to my son!

"Change is the essence of life. Be willing to surrender what you are for what you could become." Author Unknown


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