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Where has all the magic gone for Halloween?

The spirit of Halloween is alive and well in the Stroebel family.

I’m not the one carrying the torch, though. This year, that honor belongs to Sarah and Katy. 679 more words

Children And Family


The angel of the lord encamps around those who fear him, and he delivers them.” Psalm 34v7

A friend asked me the other day if I thought that a guardian angel watched over my children. 140 more words


School Meals in Transition

School Meals in Transition. Economic Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture. Katherine Ralston and Constance Newman. August 20, 2015.

School foodservice programs are adjusting to a complex mix of changes mandated by the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act. 61 more words

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Fall Craft - DIY Custom Chalkboard Signs | CT Portrait Photography

If you’re anything like me,  you get a little pang of jealousy every time you go to a wedding or home decor store and see those cute, custom chalkboard signs with the perfect, trendy fonts. 323 more words

Children And Family

Sensory play day

The Girl is now reeling from the same uber slimy cold The Boy had over the weekend so yesterday tempers were a little frayed chez LO. 401 more words

Children And Family

Prevent Blindness declares September as Sports Eye Safety Awareness Month

Dayton, OH – Prevent Blindness has declared September as Sports Eye Safety Awareness Month to encourage athletes to wear proper eye protection while playing sports. According to estimates by Prevent Blindness, the top five sports resulting in the most eye injuries were basketball, water and pool activities, use of air, gas, spring or BB guns, baseball/softball and football. 443 more words

Struggling to care for seniors at home

Deer In Headlines

By Gery L. Deer

A recent article in The Atlantic discussed the question of the difficulty of finding adequate care for America’s senior citizens as more of them are choosing to remain in their own homes as they age. 691 more words