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Note to Self – KISS

I left the house the other morning at a quarter to six as usual. It was dark and cold. I drove to the barn to toss some hay to the goats and feed the rabbit before heading to school. As … Continue reading

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No Miracle Worker

As a girl I read Helen Keller’s story. I was horrified by it on some level – the blind, deaf and mute child shut off from all real contact with her world, living an almost feral existence¬†– but so inspired … Continue reading

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Quick Update

It’s been difficult to find time to research all the health care options.¬† The school insurance premium is going down to $132.10 per pay period but the deductible will be $3,000 per person or $6,000 per family (up from $600 … Continue reading

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