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Team Nicholas, or How to Build a Learning Machine

by Judith StClaire

Today, for the first time ever, I will share my recipe for constructing an award winning high school graduate.  Why? you may ask.  2,611 more words

Humboldt Bay

Follow-up to All I got for Christmas

As I was driving home the other day, I was listening to NPR on the radio. They were talking about a study done at Harvard University regarding happiness. 167 more words

Perfect Parenting

My husband is apparently furious with me over a Facebook post I

made.  I know this because during our argument, he brought it up

and I could actually hear his teeth clenching.  1,053 more words


Get Your Joy Back

Fresh Manna
by Pastor Tim Burt

I have been asked a few times to reprint this post, so I am today! I hope it blesses you as it’s been a very popular one with my readers!  799 more words


'Tis the season (part2) -- All I got for Christmas

For some children and adolescents, Christmas (or whatever holiday tradition your family celebrates) isn’t a joyous time of giving, but a disappointing time of not getting what they wanted or wished for. 452 more words

Calling Folks Interested in Co-housing!

A small planning committee is working to host a conversation on co-housing. Three of us attend First Mennonite Church of Denver and know there are many folks in Denver, and even Colorado, that have an interest in exploring co-housing. 121 more words

Barn Raising

A lot to be thankful for

It’s been ages since I wrote a post and I’d love to say that I’ll do a better job in the future, but it’s impossible to predict how busy life can be, especially with the holidays coming up. 549 more words