~Fred Allen, 37. Please share your thoughts in the comments section at quickanddirtytips.com/mighty-mommy, post your ideas on the Mighty Mommy Facebook page, or email me at mommy@quickanddirtytips.com. Find more ways to say distance, along with related words, antonyms and example phrases at Thesaurus.com, the world's most trusted free thesaurus. I am trying to find an alternative opening greeting for a professional email that says generally the same thing, but in a slightly different way. When a family is accustomed to enjoying the luxuries or finer things in life, financial problems become a humongous blow, even rendering a family paralyzed or immobile. Then, I could then carry on and deal with the situation at hand. Not acting may seem counter-productive. – Donna Hedges, 20. Money is a huge deal. A house divided cannot stand. ~Robert Brault, 69. Another word for marriage. If the family were a fruit, it would be an orange, a circle of sections, held together but separable — each segment distinct. Our ancestors dwell in the attics of our brains as they do in the spiraling chains of knowledge hidden in every cell of our bodies. Family life is like this—animated, but collateral. Having both – is a blessing. I have sought thy daughter in marriage for Xerxes, prince of the empire. Having a place to go – is a home. Home is where the heart is. But getting caught up in the daily grind may cloud our thoughts so we can’t figure out the best solutions. As she had two protectors against a fifth proposal of marriage, she stood her ground. By filing away the problem, albeit temporarily, you'll give your mind a chance to rest. Call the Mighty Mommy listener line at 401-284-7575 to ask a parenting question. Their thoughts, their little passions and hopes and desires, all ran along separate lines. When you're writing a thank-you note, choose a phrase that fits the reason you are saying thank you. In addition to maximizing your health, another great reason for hitting the hay is to experience dreaming. Struggling with family problems can leave you stuck, spinning your wheels. The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother. For example, one author cures acute writer’s block by summoning the characters of the novel in his dreams. — Marjorie Pay Hinckley, 73. See also: 5 Ways to Help Your Family Sleep Better, Dreaming is another way to gain insight into your problems. 1. 97. They'll focus on how to support a child in his educational setting as well as how to help him have positive experiences in social and community settings.". Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one.