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It Takes a Village, a 21st Century Village

We continue to hear and use the popular ancient proverb “It takes a village (to raise a child),” referring to the idea that child rearing is a shared responsibility and that children thrive when they grow up as part of a connected community. For my husband this quite literally was the case. He and his family… Continue reading It Takes a Village, a 21st Century Village

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With a Little Help From my Friends

I have been a somewhat active participant in the #blogamonth group, a group of educators that encourage each other to blog once a month on shared topics (read more here). This month’s topic about gratitude and about giving thanks is an easy one for me to write about, as I feel I have a lot… Continue reading With a Little Help From my Friends