A chronic illness is defined as an illness that “cannot be prevented by vaccines or cured by medication.” What would life be like if you were diagnosed with a chronic illness at age 5? How would that affect you life choices and how you thought about yourself? This is Beryl’s story.
Can you imagine living in a shed … in your parents’ backyard? Would it be a great way to save money and regroup? Or tiny and cramped and drafty? After a bad breakup during the housing crisis, Rachel living with her parents and losing sleep because of her stepdad’s incredibly snoring. Solution? Move into the shed in the backyard!
What do you think of when you hear the words ‘teen mom’? That MTV series? That girl in your 11th grade history class? 17 year old girls don’t usually make an active decision to become mothers while still in high school. If they do become pregnant, most of them choose to end the pregnancy or give the baby up for adoption.
We see very few stories of teen moms who kept their babies and built a happy life for themselves. But that’s what Emily did. This is her story.
How would you feel if your spouse told you they wanted to date other people … while still being married to you? Would you ever want a boyfriend and a husband? Today, Cristin is sharing the story of her open marriage and the benefits she and her husband have found from being monogam-ish. (more…)
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