“Fathers are often bad at good-byes. Some find them awkward. Some find them silly. Some just figure, in their work-focused way, that there will always be time for one later. Mark Weber was an exception. He had a long chance to say good-bye. He was a career soldier, a lieutenant colonel in the Minnesota National [...]
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Last night I was reading before bed. My daughter had been in bed for a long time but was struggling to fall asleep. About every 10 minutes she would walk into my room with a question or some type of “ailment” that required a hug and kiss. After about the 9th trip into my room [...]
If I had my child to raise over again, I’d finger paint more, and point the finger less. I’d do less correcting, and more connecting. I’d take my eyes off my watch, and watch with my eyes. I would care to know less, and know to care more. I’d take more hikes and fly more [...]
My husband is not a real outdoors man. He is very comfortable on the golf course or at a Tigers’ game but that is where his love of the outdoors ends. Our middle child is a Cub Scout. He wanted to join last year after seeing a presentation at school. He loves it. One of [...]
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The parents who made their son’s wheelchair into the best Halloween costume ever Nancy–Bloomfield Township, MI Please email your God sightings to firstname.lastname@example.org.
My sister’s brother-in-law and sister-in-law had twins over 2 months ago. They had a boy and a girl. They were born at 29 weeks. They were 11 weeks early. Both babies were tiny. Both babies struggled. Both babies are fighters. The little boy had more medical problems than his sister and had to be kept [...]
By Elle Julia is my favorite cousin/babysitter/best friend. And no one can replace her. Because she is my best friend and she is my family and family’s are forever and I love her so so much. To you Julia- a gift from me. Lori Please email your God sightings to email@example.com
This past Sunday my 15 year old daughter McKenna and I decided to run our first 5K together. With only a week of training under my belt I was a little worried about how I would do. McKenna, on the other hand, participates in track, is in decent shape, and after all is only 15. [...]