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Music

“Alive” Song and Video Worldwide Debut

It’s hard to fully share with others what the life of facing Hunter Syndrome is like – from diagnosis, to grief, to fighting to save...

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Parenting

Letters from Family Camp

Horseback riding. Archery. Swimming. Ah, the fun of summer camp. Last year, I took one too many longing looks at the slick brochures and...

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Parenting

7 Reasons Why This Parent Is Thankful Donald Trump is Running for President

I don’t tell my kids how they should view the world. I do tell them how I view the world, how I would vote, and why. But someday (and...

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Rare DiseaseWriting

World Rare Disease Day: #RareWriter Blog Linkup

World Rare Disease Day 2016 is the platform for our first #RareWriter Blog Link-up! During Rare Disease week, link up your posts about...

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Rare Disease

Why I Freak Out When My Son Says He’s Going to College

I don’t know what dang blasted cartoon is telling my son about things like high school and college, but I want to ban it. I drive...

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Faith

Jesus Peeps

I’ve been meditating on John 17 today. It really is a mesmerizing piece of Scripture. It shares part of a conversation between Jesus...

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Parenting

Why I gave my son 5 M&Ms when he asked about Donald Trump

“Mom, how much money does Donald Trump have?” “Millions, billions,” I answered. “So, he’s rich? I wish...

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Writing

Confessions of a Stay-At-Home Momwriter

I never wanted to grow up to be a writer.   I wanted to be something like the President…. Ha! And I didn’t move to...

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Faith

Project: Suffering

I’ve read the entire book of Job in one sitting twice in my life. The first was on a plane. A window seat in an aisle to myself was the...

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FaithParenting

Life is short. Ask … anyone.

Yesterday our community, and our family personally, felt the horrific loss of Sharron Cantrell, the principal of Spring Hill Elementary...

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