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52 Letters

Letter No. 4: Dear Laughter

Dear Kings of Comedy, “This place is half empty,” I told my husband....

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52 Letters

Letter No. 3: Dear Lifelong Friend

Dear Karen, Thirty-three years is a long time....

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52 Letters

Letter No. 2: Dear Mr. President

Dear President Obama, I must start this letter with a confession....

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52 Letters

Letter No. 1: Dear Teacher

Dear Miss Hoffman,...

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52 Letters

52 Letters in 52 Weeks

Who has had the biggest impact on your life? How would you have answered at 15? At 20? At 30? Have you ever thought about special moments,...

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Healthy Living

The Key to Losing Weight Isn’t What You Think

Diet and exercise? Not the key. Protein and carbs (or no carbs)? Running and yoga? This routine? That diet? Nope. You can’t watch TV...

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Rare Disease

A Rare Disease Parent’s Top 10 Christmas Wish List

Christmas looks different for parents of kids with rare diseases. And instead of celebration, it’s often a difficult time. Visiting...

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Faith

The Biggest Threat to Christianity is Not Jen Hatmaker

Jen Hatmaker embracing gay marriage is not the biggest threat to modern Christianity. But last month, you’d have thought it was....

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Parenting

5 Steps to Raising an Inclusive Child: A-E-I-O-U

I doubt any parent has said, “I want my child to grow up to be… a bully.” No parent wants that phone call that says their...

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Parenting

When a Teenager Called My Son A Retard

What does a bully look like? We imagine him bulky and gruff, sinister and sarcastic. He’s the extreme – either poor and...

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