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The Electrician that brought some light into my life

Yesterday was such a memorable day being on the Dave Ramsey Show. I think there are times in our lives when we reflect onsomestruggles and challenges we have been through and can’t help but think “how did I get through that”. Last night as I was driving home in a child-free, very quiet car from teaching a class Istarted thinking about the interview and what a neat experience it was…and suddenly I just started to cry. I was happy and excited from the events of the day…but suddenly there it was…the grief and sadness that Nana is not her

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Golden Bachelor Divorce – Why All Marriages Should Have a Prenup

Gerry Turner and Theresa Nist, stars of the reality show "The Golden Bachelor," have decided to end their marriage after just three months. The couple, who became engaged and married following their appearance on the show, announced their decision during an emotional interview on "Good Morning America." Despite the short duration of their marriage, both…

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Life in the Trenches from a Special Needs Parenting Advocate

If we can all agree that parenting is difficult, frustrating, and overwhelming mixed in with the many joys of nurturing a young person; then special needs/autism caregiving is like parenting on steroids – everything is heightened. This means that the challenges as an autism mom and advocate often bring me to my knees, and the…

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Feta Cheese Fall Harvest Salad

Indulge in the flavors of fall with our delectable Autumn Harvest Salad featuring creamy feta cheese. This vibrant salad celebrates the season’s bounty, from roasted butternut squash to zesty red onions and crisp apples. Whether it’s a family dinner or weekend brunch, this recipe is your ticket to a delicious and healthy autumn adventure.

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Where Does Halloween Come From?

My very inquisitive six-year-old asked me why people dress up on Halloween. I was stumped. I am usually a reasonably informed mom with a quick story about all the cool things in history that have formed our current day celebrations. But not this time I didnt have any answers!