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Your First Holiday Gift is Here!

With the end of Halloween starts that most intimate of season–the shopping season.  Ahh, a time to curl up with a warm credit card, surround yourself with brand name goods, and share with your loved ones that most important of human emotions–the joy of opening a gift from the Apple store. 420 more words

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Building a Wall

In my previous post, I mentioned an object lesson from one of Sunday’s classes that made such an impression on me that I went to Wal-Mart in search of some children’s wooden blocks. 623 more words


Talking to a Child Who Does Not Want to Talk to You | Vitamin C

Parenting Secrets: If you have or plan to have children, I promise that one day you won’t know what to do with/about/for them. Read this, it has real answers. 117 more words


brotherly love . . .

I’ve been interested in reading what has happened to the wide-flung family that George Howe Colt describes so well in his book, “The Big House.” It’s amazing what you can discover on line, particularly obituaries when the older generation begins to pass away. 1,045 more words

Life & Spirit

Bullying? Stop It!

At the beginning of this school year, my first as a mother of a child in school, I experienced for the first time the unthinkable task of comforting a child who has felt rejected. 1,002 more words

We Must Be Gryffindors

A lot happened this week. Thinking about it seem to overwhelm me. I have so many things to be grateful for this year; living in a wonderful area with wonderful people, meeting new people, my family and my leaders, and Heavenly Father. 111 more words