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Boundaries, Structure and Education…Mandela

Nelson Mandela said, “No country can really develop unless its citizens are educated.” There was a time when parents and authorities were adamant about children being in school…and truant officers roamed around looking for children who were playing hooky. Perhaps we … Continue reading

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Thoughts about home and hearth.

I ran across this quote and decided to share some quotes this week about  love for your country and making it better. There seems to be a lot of things going on in this country. Plus you can see in … Continue reading

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Writing, Reading and what was the other?

Ah yes, we have been out of school so long, we aren’t sure what the other was? I am from a small town and have been receiving emails this year regarding the school auditorium. It is a beautiful old building, … Continue reading

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A Trip Down Memory Lane for Mom

I was visiting my mom, who is 90 years old, on Friday. She lives in a nursing home. While there we discussed things she remembered about her childhood as well as young adult hood. This I always enjoy doing, it let’s … Continue reading

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Do you have someone graduating?

I am so excited, it’s May-graduation month for seniors in high school. There is a mixed bag of feelings bouncing around in the heads of the students, friends and parents–even siblings. The students are excited, they are done with high … Continue reading

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