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Anti-Adulting Days | When you don’t feel like trying, what do you do?

There are days  when I Just.Can’t.Even. I don’t want to write. I don’t want to do Social Media. I don’t want to be perky and happy. And I certainly don’t want to adult. I call these days “Anti-Adulting Days.” These are the days when I wonder what the heck I was/am thinking/doing. Am I doing the… Read More Anti-Adulting Days | When you don’t feel like trying, what do you do?

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Beautiful Gifts that Fight to End Human Trafficking

According to UNICEF, Women reinvest 80 percent of their income into their families, while men invest only 30 to 40 percent. According to the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children estimated that 1 in 6 endangered runaways reported to them were likely sex trafficking victims as of 2016. Globally, the International Labor Organization estimates that there are 4.5 million people trapped in… Read More Beautiful Gifts that Fight to End Human Trafficking

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My Mom-Alone-Time Dream Shopping Scenario

Any mom will tell you that, even though we love our kids to bits, there is something invigorating and empowering about shopping ALONE. Alone as in “no-kids-I-am-all-by-my-lovely-self” shopping. It’s damn near euphoric. We are better shoppers too. More savvy. More purposeful. We can actually stand, contemplate, and finish a thought thus getting the best deal on… Read More My Mom-Alone-Time Dream Shopping Scenario

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New therapy relieves debilitating heel pain | Platelet-rich plasma therapy from Essentia Health

New therapy relieves debilitating heel pain | Platelet-rich plasma therapy from Essentia Health Persistent and debilitating heel pain was ruining Curtis Sanow’s active life. The land surveyor-in-training retreated to desk duty at work. During his honeymoon in a Mexican beach town, the newlywed was stuck poolside to avoid a painful flare-up and often wore a… Read More New therapy relieves debilitating heel pain | Platelet-rich plasma therapy from Essentia Health

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A Classroom Downloadable Empathy Kit | Understanding Immigration and Refugees

Understanding Immigration and Refugees | A free kit for Teachers, Parents, Librarians and Caregivers As our fifth Multicultural Children’s Book Day holiday approaches on January 27, 2018, we are thrilled to have you as part of our amazing community of supporters! With enthusiasm, optimism and hope, we are preparing for MCBD 2017 and hope you will, again, join our… Read More A Classroom Downloadable Empathy Kit | Understanding Immigration and Refugees