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The Bully Who Got Bullied

“Hey mole head! Go home, no one likes you!” “You are such a nerd four-eyes!” “U-G-L-Y you ain’t got no alibi, you’re ugly!”  Those were just a few things yelled at me on the playground. 652 more words

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Back to School Feast & Theme

Fresh haircuts, a cousin hot dog party, and checking out the new classroom are important things my kids love about back-to-school. It’s something they can count on every year, without a lot of thinking on my part. 568 more words

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Pregnancy is Hell, Babies are Heaven

First, I want to write that I have several friends who have not had the opportunity to be pregnant or who have struggled with miscarriages and stillbirths. 1,129 more words

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Back to School Strategies

Getting six kids ready for a new school year with two toddlers on my hip is quite a dance. Here are the steps to my family’s “Back to School Dance:” 313 more words

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Cultivating Creativity

Author Neil Gaiman said, “Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.” If a child can think creatively, he or she can learn how to slay the real dragons in their own lives. 469 more words

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A Sister's Thoughts - Part 1 of 2

A “Misses” among us has shared her very personal and powerful account of going “From Victim to Victor” after being sexually assaulted. Today we are sharing her sister’s perspective, which is also a personal and moving story. 464 more words

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Favorite Books for Fathers' Day

It’s hard to put into words how I feel about my dad. I’m one of those lucky girls who got to claim the title of “Daddy’s Girl” and let’s be honest, we all know I’m his favorite. 976 more words

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