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Not My Circus. Not My Monkeys.

We’ve all heard the saying, but how many of us have actually tried living it?

Before beginning my journey as a doula, I can’t honestly say I tried very hard at it. 342 more words

Central Illinois

My Roller Coaster Journey

Tomorrow, my kids, my sister (who is driving here today!!!! EEEEKK!), and I will be at Cedar Point Amusement Park RIDING ROLLER COASTERS ALL DAY! 971 more words

Thoughts

Oh, Peoria!

Missouri, as it approaches Illinois, transitions to cornfields. The highways still wander interestingly about, and one town along the way, Rushville, still had its original town square in full operation. 1,328 more words

Travelin' Man

Urban parks can inspire

I have been reading the National Geographic since I was a child. My parents subscribed to it for as long as I can remember and my mom has given a subscription of the magazine as a gift to our family each December. 174 more words

Connect/Refresh

C. 1910s Photograph Taken in Peoria, Illinois (MCCABE)

Photographer: Erler Hudia, 1216-1218 S. Adams St., Peoria, Illinois

Written on Back: Emma McCabe

The photo is of a young woman in a light colored dress. 43 more words

Genealogy

Amika Press in the classroom

Ken Zurski recently discussed writing with a class of local fifth graders. Always great to see potential young authors!

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