Category Archives: Education

Farewell first grade

Adam celebrated his final day of first grade this morning with games and pizza outside with his class.  He said goodbye to his best friends M and C [a.k.a. The Three Musketeers] and even introduced me to the girl he’s … Continue reading

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Kindergarten boy

Adam couldn’t wait to get started in the classroom!  He politely introduced himself to his teacher and surveyed the scene.  As she was hanging up his backpack he gave me a hug and kiss, told me he loved me, and … Continue reading

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First day of school

With infinite love, gratitude, and respect, Sloane

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Cory Monteith

The 31 year old actor was found dead in a Vancouver hotel room.  Wasn’t he beautiful?  I had such a crush on him, amplified by the fact that he chose to be open about his struggles with substance abuse.  It’s … Continue reading

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Ken Scarbrough: graduate

Graduating high school is no easy feat.  The challenges faced by our youth multiply exponentially with every passing generation….and many adults just don’t get it.  It’s hard enough being a teenager.  Managing 30+ hours of school a week, along with … Continue reading

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Jessica Beagley and my Little Ninja

Currently I am writing an Associated Content article about ‘hot sauce mom’ Jessica Beagley.  What are your thoughts on this story?  Suffice it to say I do not believe this is child abuse– though I thoroughly disagree with the fact that she … Continue reading

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The quest for better schools, ‘loungerie’ for little girls, and overprocessed hair

Could you even imagine spending 22 years on Death Row— the last 13 of them with multiple sclerosis– for a murder you didn’t commit? According to Huffington Post:  “Ohio mother of two Kelly Williams-Bolar was released from jail Wednesday after … Continue reading

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