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White Privilege and Me

I hate the term "white privilege". When I hear it I automatically get defensive and feel attacked. My heart and mind swirl with conflicting emotions and I am reminded of everything I think I am not (not smart enough, not educated enough, not cultured enough, etc.). I feel like my lifetime of working to be "color-blind"…
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Where Has the Time Gone?

Twenty-eight years ago today I married my current husband, my only husband, and the best partner in life I could ever have dreamed of. We married "late" in life (at the time it wasn't as popular as it is now to wait) at the ripe old ages of 28 and 32. I have now been…
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Serenity Plain Secrets Series by Karen Ann Hopkins

I read the first two books in this series - Lamb to the Slaughter and Whispers from the Dead by Karen Ann Hopkins. First of all, I must say that the writing is good and the story lines are great. This is the first Amish series I've read that isn't an "Amish series" full of…
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Once Upon a Time – Valentine’s

Once upon a time . . . When we were kids all great stories started this way. I have a great story to tell, so here it goes. Once upon a time, a long time ago, there was a young lady who didn't feel so young anymore. At the ripe old age of 27 she felt…
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