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Love and the new baby

Here we are- the weekend of Valentine’s Day. Yippee! It wasn’t always this way you know. My life wasn’t always filled with the abundance of love I now feel. After all, what trumps a husband, two kids, a cat AND a dog? Throw in 24 kindergarten students who think I hung the moon, and well,

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Grandma’s fingerprint shows up

I was blessed last evening to hear Greg Mortenson, author of Three Cups of Tea, speak at the College of Charleston. Walking away and throughout the night and today I reflected upon his comments which steadily hailed the value of the elder members of society. He spoke of the ways their knowledge, wisdom, and experience come

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“I miss my mommy”

Tears streamed silently down his face and mucous darted in and out of his nose as he sniffed. I motioned to him to come to me. He did. When I asked him what was wrong he tearfully told me, “I miss my mommy.” I told him I missed my mommy too and asked if he

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