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Single Parenting: It Takes a Village

It takes a village.  This ancient truth became a catch phrase in the mid-1990’s.  It’s origin is much earlier, although no one is sure about it’s true roots.  613 more words

The Journey

all things january.

January started with a goal to complete the program called Whole30. Google it and buy the book to learn more. I’m not interested in telling you how to do it, or what I ate, or even how frustrating it becomes to have a “special diet” at restaurants here in the mid west, but rather how I feel now. 500 more words

Running Out of Gas

This afternoon I got a call from my Fella.  It’s not unusual for him to call that time of day.  Sometimes he’ll call to see if we need him to pick up anything on his way home from work.   468 more words

Handmade Stocking - a fun gift

Being a parent it is amazing how other kids (Not your own); become a part of your family. I guess that is why they say that it takes a village. 182 more words

Karies Kitchen

Lessons Learned.

I (along with my wonderful friend, Mr. L ) advise a group at my school called Equality Matters.  Equality Matters stemmed from an idea to have a Gay Straight Alliance, but then there was a need for more than just discussions of equality across the lines of sexual orientation. 195 more words


a verrry big day

As they say “it takes a village” to put an artist’s artwork out into the world safely. Especially a “Verrry Big Project”. My public art project is 4 feet tall by 8 feet wide. 92 more words