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The Volunteer Spirit

My family and I searched for a venue where we could physically volunteer on Christmas Day in order to bring happiness to others. Obviously we aren’t alone in the spirit of giving as many of the volunteer opportunities in the Fox Valley were full- of volunteers. 431 more words

The Moving Experience

The Moving Experience- I am an expert. In the last 37 years my husband and I personally moved 9 times. We also moved our children multiple times, more times than I want to count, and my parents once. 618 more words

Patience Wasn't My Middle Name, But...

Really patience wasn’t my middle name or necessarily my strongest suit. But I think I deserve a name change, or at least a gold star. Why? 473 more words

Colors of the Season & Frost on the Pumpkin

Colors of the Season and Frost on the Pumpkin

As I write this blog, I’m basking in a sunny window, wearing sandals, and didn’t even wear a jacket today. 300 more words

3 Tips for Getting to Know your New Neighbors

Moving into a new neighborhood can be a bit daunting, especially if you don’t know anyone. We recently moved into a new neighborhood and took it upon ourselves to make connections. 202 more words

So Much to Do, So Little Time

Summer; it’s waning way too fast for me. We are almost to the end of July and I still have so much to do. And the problem- sometimes life and work get in the way! 406 more words

St. Elizabeth's Behavioral Health Adolescent Inpatient Unit

Name of Hospital: St. Elizabeth’s Behavioral Health Adolescent Inpatient Unit

City, State/Province, Country: Appleton, WI, USA

Number of Stars: 1.5

Comment: Incredibly restrictive–patients were not allowed to keep harmless possessions like watches, and there was no contact with anyone besides parents and siblings, even over the phone. 188 more words

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