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Weekend Preview: Bridal Shower

The past few weeks have been a flurry of craft supplies, kitchen gadgets, and research on non-annoying bridal shower games. My sister is getting married after Christmas and I have the great pleasure of hosting her bridal shower in my home this weekend. 29 more words

Couple’s lawsuit over sperm mixup stirs my memories

As someone who was raised in foster homes, I was very aware back then that it was mostly about money for my various foster parents: they were paid for giving me room and board. 227 more words

Racial Issues

Couple's lawsuit over sperm mixup stirs my memories

As someone who was raised in foster homes, I was very aware back then that it was mostly about money for my various foster parents: they were paid for giving me room and board. 227 more words

Turning The Page

White Couple Sues Sperm Bank After They Were Given Sample From Black Donor

Okay before I get into my commenting, I want to make it clear that I am a white female. Born and raised in the South. 380 more words

Everyday Life

Anderson's Bookshop -- Downers Grove, IL

I’m still figuring out how I’m going to run this blog, so bear with me. I decided to create this blog because I wanted to combine my two favorite things: photography and books. 329 more words

Books

Interesting Interchanges: I-88 and I-355

In the Chicagoland area, there are several instances where multiple Interstates run parallel to each other. One is in Elmhurst where I-290 (Eisenhower Expressway) and… 358 more words

QGIS

Feds Slap Buffalo Grove Middle School Teacher With Child-Pornography Charges

(CBS) – A Northwest suburban teacher faces child pornography charges.

WBBM’s Bob Roberts reports from Meridian Middle School in Buffalo Grove.

Although John Vastis has taught public speaking at the school for 19 years, Police Chief Steven Casstevens says the charges do not involve his students. 132 more words

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