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Kick Off Summer by Preparing for Back-to-School: #1 Create a Master Notebook

Back to School, Guilty Mommy Guide 2 Life

Kick Off Summer by Preparing for Back-to-School: Introduction

  When I was a kid, my mom always encouraged me to get my homework done on Friday so I wouldn’t have it hanging over my head all weekend. “Put it behind you & you can relax, enjoy the weekend!” she always said. I wasn’t always good about following that advice but over the years, as a mom, I understand…

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The Problem with Guilt Part 6: Guilt Likes the Dark

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The Problem with Guilt Part 5: We Go It Alone

  A guilt trip is a lonely journey. We rarely take a companion along with us. Those around us may suffer because of our guilt but they aren’t able to ease it. We are unable to share our burden with others so they might carry part of it for us.

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The Problem with Guilt Part 4: We Overcompensate

  We feel guilty. We think we’ve done something wrong. We try to make it right. When we can’t make it right, we overreact. One of the ways we overreact is to overcompensate. In other words, we try to make things up. We can’t make it right, so we work to make it better. Oh, Boy!

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The Problem with Guilt Part 3: We Overreact

  Let’s review: we say we feel guilty. Our brains process guilt with doing something wrong. If we have done something wrong, then we must work to make it right. Unfortunately, we haven’t REALLY done anything wrong so we find it’s impossible to make things right. Out of frustration, we simply try harder. And that is when we overreact.

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About Me, My Blog & This Site

Before we begin this new  endeavor, I wanted to tell you about me, give you an overview of the blog & share some of the features of this site.   About Me Married for 37 years to Mr. D, Terry Duckworth. We have 1 daughter, Katy, The Child; Veteran of the U.S. Navy. I enlisted when I was 31 years…

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Welcome!

Welcome! I am Jean Ann Duckworth, your Tour Guide helping you make the journey from Guilty Mommy 2 Empowered Woman. Your tour package includes many items you need to make a smooth & successful journey: Advice & tips; Podcasts; Videos; Books; Online Events & more. Coming Soon! Guilty Mommy Groups & Social Network Increase your chances for a smooth &…

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