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A new direction for my blog - and for me!


I’ll make this brief: I’m aiming my life towards acquiring (perhaps building) a tiny house and living in an intentional community (village) of tiny houses – which I’m also working to organize. 284 more words

About Me

Be the village for Kiwi kids in need

Sometimes a cause touches your heart, and for me that is SmileDial.

SmileDial is a charity that does something special.  Kelly Dougan, SmileDial CEO explains: 414 more words


Things you never notice before you have kids

Attention is a funny thing. Like, you never notice car dealerships until it’s time to buy a new car. Only then does it seem like every thoroughfare you drive down has a car dealership beckoning you with multi-coloured balloons, flags, and cheesy discount slogans. 292 more words

Young People: Tell Them They Are Special and Say It Often

(Repost from 10/2/14 of one of my favorite Posts and a message that needs to be heard over and over again)
It Takes A Village. Yes it does. 1,011 more words

It Takes a Village Part 6: Welcome to my open classroom!

“Ma’am!!! Ang saya-saya ng PE! Kailan tayo ulit maglalaro?” (Ma’am! PE is so fun! When can we play again?)

I’m a self-confessed klutz and a terribly out-of-tune singer. 362 more words

It Takes A Village

beyond baby mamas: part 2

so what are some of the hardest things about being a single mother? well, for starters…

it’s having to give up on your dreams and goals (but sometimes for the better). 801 more words

Play, Laugh, Grow

It Takes A Village - a CMHFosterDads blog entry

(m) While I am a big fan of Mrs. Clinton and certainly hope she runs and is elected president (I love you too, Liz), it is her book… 473 more words

Foster Parents