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Confronting your greatest fear

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By Gery L. Deer

In the aftermath of the 1974 Xenia tornado, people in surrounding communities did what they could to help with the cleanup. 741 more words

Spotlight: The Bronco Boys: Sterling

Sterling Bronco

This photo is how I came up with the character of the oldest Bronco son.

Start with one take-charge Cowboy who dreamed of the military since he was a small boy, and became and awesome Army Ranger. 168 more words

Stepping over the POO!

We’ve all done it.  Stepped in dog shit or some other pile of unpleasantness when we weren’t paying attention.  But some of the time, it is so obvious and we step in it anyway.   517 more words

Young Children of Refugees in the United States: Integration Successes and Challenges

Young Children of Refugees in the United States: Integration Successes and Challenges. Migration Policy Institute. Kate Hooper et al. March 2016.

In an attempt to fill the knowledge gap on integration outcomes for children of refugees, the report presents a demographic and socioeconomic data profile of the 941,000 children ages 10 and younger with refugee parents living in the United States in 2009-2013. 15 more words

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School — No Place for a Child

Some days I need to yell, “The world has gone crazy!” This is one of those days. Let me tell you up front that my wife and I homeschooled our children, and we’d do it again. 642 more words

A Bit Controversial

Five Inexpensive Ways to Celebrate Spring (Plus Bonus #6)

The first day of Spring was March 20th. Many of us are experiencing Spring-like weather, and Spring is definitely “in the air.” Here’s some fun ideas to help you celebrate: 251 more words


Exercise and de-clutter this spring.

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By Gery L. Deer

Spring has sprung and, even though temperatures aren’t quite sweltering yet, it’s time to get off that couch and get moving. 723 more words