Bouncing with Style: Falling by Lisa Detres

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I have a confession to make: I do not like pumpkin spice. As a matter of fact, there is not much about autumn that I really do like. I miss the spectacular brilliance of the aspen trees in Colorado every fall. I love the fresh apples and pears that come …


Bouncing with Style: High Conflict Divorce by Sandra Beck


With my divorce years behind me, I am still getting emails, calls and letters from women talking about the system not punishing their ex and an overwhelming feeling that he “got away with it.” and then rewrites history.  For example, a mother of three was punched in the head by …


Bouncing with Style: What’s in This for Me? by Lisa Detres

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What is better than cleaning out a refrigerator? Cleaning TWO refrigerators in the same day! Yesterday, in preparation for moving to our newly purchased home, I cleaned out our refrigerator to be moved by transferring all the food from it to the fridge in our rental house. Since that one …


Bouncing with Style: Life, Liberty, and Happiness by Lisa Detres

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The Declaration of Independence states that all people are equal and are given by the Creator inalienable Rights including Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness. If you are reading this, you are at least alive. If you live in the free world, you have some or considerable freedoms. Happiness; …


Bouncing with Style: It Is Not Good… by Lisa Detres

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The first two chapters of Genesis, the first book of the Bible, deal with creation. Everything God made was good; He said so Himself, except one thing. The Lord God said, “It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a helper suitable for him.” (Genesis 2:18, NIV)  …


Bouncing with Style: Escape from the Abyss by Lisa Detres

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The rental house we live in has a detached, three bay garage; one of which I claimed for my “sewing lair” before we even moved in. As with most workshops in this part of the world, this one has a sketchy wood burning stove installed on concrete blocks. I never …