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1. When the Shoe Fits...A Book Review
Author Mary T. Wagner is back with a humorous vengeance. When Mary Wagner asked me to read her new book "When the Shoe Fits... Essays of Love, Life, and Second Chances" and tell her what I thought, I was delighted to do so because I knew I was in for a treat.

2. December Events Calendar (05)
Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (MADD) organization is encouraging all drivers to drive safe, sober and wear your seatbelts throughout the holidays. This time of year it is easy to over indulge. Be safe. If you are drinking, don't drive.

3. Is Your Family Bored?
Are you feeling bored? Kid's are not the only ones to feel the creep of boredom, but they may be the only ones to confess "Mommy, I am bored." And good for them, how can you do something about boredom if you can't or are not willing to ackknowlege it?

4. It's Not Always Be About Perfection
Is the pursuit of perfection a bad thing? I think not. You don't have to be perfect, but, you should always do the best that you can and be the best you can be, whatever your age or your stage in life.

5. Giving Advice to Family Members
If instinct or past experience tells you that your advice probably won't be followed, then it may be best to say nothing.

6. How To Maintain A Positive Attitude
According to Cyndi Maxey and Jill Bremer learning how to maintain a positive attitude can be challenging. But of course we knew that already, didn't we? So who are Cyndi and Jill? They wrote user-friendly book titled "It’s Your Move: Dealing Yourself the Best Cards in Life and Work"

7. Yard Sales
Yard sales serve several purposes, first and second in no particular order they help to get rid of clutter and to make money. They can be energizing, if you sell just a few items you are ahead of where you were before the sale and that can give positive energy.

8. Family Matters
Much has changed since we were children, the pace of ours lives has picked up to a jogging sprint and it seems that technology has exploded, or has it simply run amok?

9. Teach Children To Their Solve Problems
Problem-solving is a skill that's applicable to all facets of your children's lives--from school work to relationships. Problem's lurk everywhere, how do you solve them?

10. Father's Day - Remembering My Father
My Father. No matter what I said I was going to do, daddy never said, "you can't", he always said, "how you gonna do that?"



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