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  • Parenting Memories – Anna Quindlen’s Essay Is True For Us All

    Monday, July 9th, 2012

    We all know that we have so much to be thankful for. But so often (at least for me) we get caught up in the stresses of everyday life and of all the things around us that we can see as not going smoothly. I am reminded of this again by two things that happened just this morning. The first is that a close friend, whom I don’t see nearly enough, sent me an article by Anna Quindlen that I have seen numerous times. The second was sitting next to Alexander as he reclined back in the dentist chair. My normally pretty strong 10 year old reached for my hand and held it tightly as he got his teeth cleaned. A simple act but one of safety and love.

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