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Agoraphobia

Flirting With Insanity

She appears eminently sane. Logical. Cognizant.

But she's not.

She would never be certified as insane. Personality disorders don't define her. She's certainly not bi-polar, schizophrenic, ADHD, etc.

But she's definitely not quite sane.

She's spent her life flirting with the fine edge of insanity.

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Being a Mom

Importance of Routine and Structure for Toddlers


​Toddlers thrive when their life is mostly predictable and stable. Having a routine of daily activities helps toddlers to feel safe and secure. This is a necessity for toddlers as they need to have a sense of security in order to grow and that being said, it is still okay to change things up from time to time. Toddlers also need to learn to be able to handle surprises and be flexible...
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Being a Mom

Typical Toddler Development

Children grow so quickly in the first years of development typically includes many changes in the areas of:

Gross motor skills

This includes things like walking, running, climbing, and exploring the area around one's self (think at a park or in a new place).Toddlers are fast at work developing their gross motor skills. This is one factor in why toddlers seem to have a lot of energy and may...
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