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Love All Around

Our Valentine’s Day began at about 6:30 during the evening before, when the kids and I began making several dozen purple heart cookies for Thea’s classroom party the next day. 280 more words

Birthdays And Holidays

It Takes a Village

It takes a village to raise a child – African proverb

It also takes a village to care for the elderly – Me

The old African proverb is absolutely true – the concept of a village has changed somewhat over the years and can now include people overseas via FaceTime rather than the people next door.

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Making Bologna

On Saturday, the guys made 139 deer bolognas on our kitchen island.

Last weekend, their friend Jack sent them home with 67 pounds of venison steaks, loins, and other cuts, saying he’d just never get to them. 176 more words

It Takes A Village

It Takes A Village

About 20 years ago the phrase, “It takes a village,” was brought to the nation’s attention in a book written by Hillary Rodham Clinton. She did not author the phrase; instead it is believed to be an ancient African proverb, which translates to, “It takes a village to raise a child.” In the past month, I’ve been reminded of this proverb many times over. 220 more words

Wilmington Montessori School

Hillary Clinton's children's book to be released in the UK

A picture book based on Hillary Clinton’s It Takes A Village will be published in the UK this autumn. 221 more words


Mental Health and Taring it up

It has taken me a while to finish this blogpost. I think it’s because I am saying out loud that I am depressed with all that is going on right now. 489 more words

Tare It Up

It takes a Village logo

Logo design I did for It takes a Village: Community Advocacy Organization