Posts tagged family
Repost of "Invisible Scars"

I watched as the color drained from my oldest sons face before his head would drop into his hands. It was as if the assault on his mind was too heavy for his neck to bare. He sat there crumbled over, breathless, and shocked. At 12 years-old he was caught between being a scared little boy and brave young adult.

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Making Space


In order to make room for new opportunities and experiences you need to make space, purge what is no longer serving you and unload negativity. I know this firsthand but sometimes I let the fear of failure creep in.

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Invisible Scars

I watched as the color drained from my oldest sons face before his head would drop into his hands. It was as if the assault on his mind was too heavy for his neck to bare. He sat there crumbled over, breathless, and shocked. At 12 years-old he was caught between being a scared little boy and brave young adult.

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Adrian Casadasfamily
Porch Steps

Life changes in a flash. One minute you can lift them into your arms and the next minute they are towering over you. My three kids are all still living at home, under my roof. Someday their wings will be strong enough to fly on their own and I will stand on this front step waving good-bye. For now, I will find gratitude in this chapter.

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Never Forget

Max Schwartz (Mosche Mechel Swarc) Feb. 21, 1912- August 2, 1979 from Wyszogrod Poland. Max (Mosche) was the oldest of seven. Max’s family was separated and never reunited; dying in #Auschwitz and other camps. Max was the only survivor from his family.

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The Immeasurable Gift

Growing up we were known as the " Schwartz family of twins". I was the oldest in the first set of two sets of twins. My Mom is a triplet. Multiples run in our genetics, as does the neurological disorder, Fragile X*. 

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