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the new girl

The New Girl

Truth be told, I’ve never really been “the new girl.” Even from the beginning of elementary school, I never felt out of place because I had friends from my neighborhood that started each school year with me. When I started middle school, I had some of those same elementary school friends going to the same […]

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10 Ways to Tell if Your Neighborhood is Really

10 Ways to Tell if Your Neighborhood is Really a Village

 “It takes a village to raise a child.” -African Proverb It’s one of the most well-known quotes in the world.  The basic meaning is that child upbringing is a communal effort.  Everyone in the extended family, as well as in the wider physical community, is involved in the raising of the children, the tending of […]

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The Bun is Out of the Oven

The Bun is Out of the Oven. Who Wants to Cook?!

Whether it’s your first child or your fifth, welcoming a new baby into your family is an amazing rollercoaster of emotions. Happiness, sadness, fear, excitement, uncertainty and all the tears you could possibly cry, are just a few things you’ll have going on. (Not to mention more tiny, dirty, diapers than you’d ever dreamed of.) Preparing […]

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