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Monthly Archives: September 2011

The Play’s The Thing

A hearty welcome to our newest team member and writer, Samantha Hines. Her stories capture the essence of everyday motherhood, poignant excerpts from her boys’ colorful experiences and musings, and perspective on life as an adoptive family. I hope you enjoy her writing as much I do. ————————- I’ll have grounds More relative than this—the […]

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The best wedding gift we received:

Everyone knows that the best gifts are those that keep on giving. We were given so many gifts surrounding our wedding celebration that I will never forget, but one truly has kept giving in new and meaningful ways year after year. At our rehearsal dinner, unbeknownst to us, my dear friend and bridesmaid handed out […]

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Raising a Vegetarian Family

If you walked into my kitchen, on any given day, you’d witness a familiar routine.  There would be cooking, snacking, and the age old question, “what’s for supper?” Our lives seem to revolve around food. I don’t mean this in an obsessive, unhealthy kind of way. More like in the way you might take note […]

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