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by Tica
29 Jan 2018, 21:29
Forum: Support
Topic: The Rescue is Back on The Menu!
Replies: 27
Views: 1905

Re: The Rescue is Back on The Menu!

Mom3, it sounds like you have multiple personal, impactful experiences that have colored your feelings about this. I am sorry for your pain.
by Tica
28 Jan 2018, 17:46
Forum: Support
Topic: The Rescue is Back on The Menu!
Replies: 27
Views: 1905

Re: The Rescue is Back on The Menu!

It sounds like we were at the same conference! I agree that there were lots of good things said, even things that I really needed to hear today. And then... I had a really similar reaction when this "plan" was introduced. Like a punch in the gut. I was glad it was dark in the room so the people arou...
by Tica
16 Jan 2018, 20:42
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi!
Replies: 13
Views: 1298

Re: Hi!

Thank you for chiming in Roadrunner! I totally hear you and am glad you and your wife have been able to arrive at a compromise that works for you. For now, I am planning on continuing to raise my kids in the church. It is so simple for them when they are little. And I try to emphasize the things tha...
by Tica
16 Jan 2018, 19:04
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi!
Replies: 13
Views: 1298

Re: Hi!

I hate to break it to you but we're strange too. Isn't that the truth!! Roy, you also make some great points. I do need to give my husband some extra love and attention :). We get along great most of the time and have a lot of fun together when we take the time. I do also believe in strengthening m...
by Tica
15 Jan 2018, 20:24
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi!
Replies: 13
Views: 1298

Re: Hi!

Thank you again everyone for your responses and advice! I have a lot to ponder. I am realizing as I am thinking about everything that I have been juggling this discomfort for a most of my life to some extent, and I am feeling really tired of being stuck in this place. Keeping everyone else happy, bu...
by Tica
15 Jan 2018, 08:42
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi!
Replies: 13
Views: 1298

Re: Hi!

Thank you for your thoughtful replies! It is new to me to be open, and I will have to work at it, I think! I think you are both right that there is a lot of good to be gleaned from the church in raising kids. I hope that I can keep focusing on those aspects and teach my girls in a way that feels aut...
by Tica
15 Jan 2018, 03:49
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi!
Replies: 13
Views: 1298

Hi!

I have been reading through many of the posts on this forum, and have been really impressed with your openness and thoughtfulness, it has been really refreshing. Thank you!! Here is a little introduction: I am a 30-something mother of 2 who has been married for about 15 years to a kind, patient, adv...