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New Video Series: Building Your Foster Family Village!

You’ve heard it said that it takes a village to raise a child, right? Well, no where is that more true than in the life of a… 141 more words

Video

Building a Commune-ity

In my youthful years, the Haas’ hosted a party in their basement every Christmastime, spending hours on end erecting the most creative – and often incredibly intricate! 1,457 more words

Transparency

I love my town newspaper

One of the best things about living in a small town is that we are all in this together.  Our little paper is the go-to for the goings-on in the Valley.  57 more words

Life

This is What a Village Looks Like

At 11pm last night the vomiting began.  It seemed like everyone’s kids are sick this time of year but I thought we might be able to dodge the bullet.   671 more words

Mom

Getting To Mr. Right: The Editing Process

A novel is never written alone. It really takes a village. One person in my village was Thelma Mariano who did both the content and line editing of my manuscript. 527 more words

Getting To Mr. Right

So Many Babies

(m) Last night was our agency’s annual Snowflake Festival. It is a holiday party for all of the foster parents and their foster, adoptive and biological children. 495 more words

Foster Dads

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