Category Archives: Family
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My grandpa said, “I don’t trust anyone who doesn’t like kids.” I’ve always instinctively agreed...

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My husband is spending his Father’s Day cleaning up an unexpected mess. He planned to spend time with the kids,...

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“Merry Christmas!” Rick Allard’s house was in the same town, only where I lived seemed like a different...

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Every night, on my nightstand, stands a cold glass of water. My husband puts it there. Every night. When we were first married...

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We know exhaustion. Some days it seems as though there are too many meals in a day, too many toys scattered on our living...

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Last night my little boy turned seven. He had a birthday party at our house. Seven little boys playing in our backyard. Seven...

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Dr. Dawkins, I recently read your open apology for your controversial tweet and your referenced article entitled, “The...

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“She’s not going to home school is she? She just doesn’t seem like the home school type.” The words...

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Love works backwards. I assumed love would bring happiness and it surprised me when its delivery came through sacrifice. I...

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Yesterday, my son stuck a knife with peanut butter into my honey jar and I freaked out! I keep my honey pristine. It is for...