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Relinquishment, Adoption and Beyond

Good morning, dear reader.  I’m wondering how many out there have been touched by adoption one way or another? When I was born, I was relinquished immediately, taken from my birth mother and hidden behind a  curtain in the nursery of Cook County hospital in Chicago. 280 more words

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"Cycling for team for kids charity"

My current cycling mood, plus, it’s a tad bit chilly outside. My turnaround point ended up being Dawes park, after riding to Raymond park. The pictures below are of Dawes park. 9 more words

Emmaline H. Jourdain: Remembering the Lady

—By Rose Jourdain

She had begun her life in Warrenton, Georgia. November 4, 1909, the only child of Rosa English and Joseph Hardwick, and moved with her family to Evanston when she was six. 1,771 more words