Against The Grain


What Happens if Clinton Becomes President Then Gets Indicted

What Happens if Clinton Becomes President Then Gets Indicted   We the American voters are the only hope! We are the only people who can stop the constitutional crisis our country will be in should Clinton win! Please understand that this is NOT an opinion peace, the following statements are fact. I was just watching some news reports about


A Single Moms Never Ending Fight

Imagine hearing the words, “You will never have kids” when you are only 22 years old. Those are the words Cynthia had to digest at a very young age. But not just that, she also had to understand that at 22 years old she had 2 massive tumors and ovarian cancer. She was scheduled to have a full hysterectomy before she even had the chance to think about having children. The following weekend she began throwing up. She assumed it was

Happy Fathers Day To My Husband

To my amazing husband, We may not share any biological children together but you deserve an amazing fathers day! You put your daughter above your feelings, your money, your pride and your world. Through the very stressful situation we have gone through getting to a place where you are able to be a father to your daughter, you have continued to put my two children on your list of priorities just as high as your own daughter. You financially and emotionally support me and my boys as if they came from you.


Homemade Gift For Mom

As my moms birthday approached this year I had the same problem I always have…You can’t buy her anything because she has everything she could ever want! You can’t buy her soaps and lotions because she makes her own all natural everything. She doesn’t wear jewelry, doesn’t carry a purse, she rarely paints her nails…she is way to easy going for a quick, standard female gift. So, I decided to make her something that she could use! Everyone loves a homemade gift! I wasn’t sure what I was going to make at first but i


The Orlando Mass Shooting – A Christians Rant

the orlando shooting a rant from a christian Logo   Before you start…please check out the Gofundme page and your local blood drives that are contributing to this devastation. Then, come back and get pissed off with me! Are you sitting down? You


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What Gymnastics Taught Me

gymnastics flex I wanted to write about gymnastics because, it excites me! What I want to tell you about gymnastics is how it makes me feel and what I’ve learned so far. I have been in gymnastics for 1 year. The hardest trick so far that I have learned is called a fly away.


An Open Letter To My Ex Husband

We got married to fast and had a perfect little baby together. We weren’t meant for each other, we are complete opposites, hence the word, Ex Husband. We made each other miserable most of the time… Naturally it all ended with a divorce, but we did it like pros! We stayed positive and friendly. I filled out all of the paperwork for the divorce and the parenting time schedule for our child. You came over, read it and signed it. No lawyers, no mediators, no fighting. We high fived on our


How NOT To Act This Fathers Day

Fair warning here…this is a rant. This is me telling you about something that pisses me off! Soo I’m scrolling through Pinterest checking out some step dad gifts for the kids to make for my husband….can I just say:

  1. If a child has a step dad it doesn’t automatically mean they don’t have a good real dad.
  2. Even if the child’s real dad sucks at being a dad…making a craft stating that step dad is way better than real dad or thanking step dad for stepping up when real dad

Fathers Day Crafts

It is time to get busy on your fathers day crafts! In our home we have 4 dads to make crafts for! I have Aaron’s dad, Josh’s dad, My husband who is also McKenzie’s dad and McKenzie’s step dad….so, we will be busy! We are big believers in celebrating every male who acts like daddy in their life! Yes, my husband will be involved in helping his daughter make a fathers day craft for her step father! Her step father raises her as if she was his own when my husband isn’t there, so he


What is a Mandala?

Free Mandala coloring page below!

A mandala (Sanskrit: मण्डल, lit, circle) is a spiritual and ritual symbol in Indian religions, representing the universe.[1] In common use, “mandala” has become a generic term for any diagram, chart or geometric pattern that represents the cosmos metaphysically or symbolically; a microcosm of the universe. The basic form of most mandalas is a square with four gates containing a circle with a center point. Each gate is in the general shape of a T.[2][3] Mandalas often exhibit radial balance.[4]