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Resolution: Sound Semi-Intelligent

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It gave me direction, now I can sound semi-intelligent in any conversation!   ~Joseph Chou In six short years, this young man has accomplished 141 goals.  That equals out to 23.5 goals per year.  This year is the first in recent memory that I have actually written out a list of goals that I'd like to achieve.  My list ...

Mystery Elves

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This is Leo. Leo is our next door neighbor and one of our favorite people.  He's a retired engineer, a recent widow, a guitar and keyboard player, and just so happens to be the sweetest man around.  We always keep Leo in mind when it's peach season (his favorite) and we visit the Farmer's Market.  Or at ...

My Day Pass to Happyland

Today, I went to Happyland. What is Happyland, you ask?  I'd venture to say that it's not too far of a stretch to compare Happyland to The North Pole.  At both, you'll instantly be transported to the whimsy of your childhood at Christmastime.  At both, you'll be blinded by dazzling lights; so bright that the Russians can no doubt see them ...

The Littlest Gabe

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Reading about stories like this is what my website lives for, y'all. Safe Delivery in the Congo October 19, 2015 • Democratic Republic of the Congo Gabe and Livvy with newborn Gabriella A new maternity ward provides mothers with a safe place to give birth. On October 10, a mother struggled in labor in a remote area of the Democratic ...

(not-so) Rare Animal Sighting at England Zoo

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Lions, Tigers and Nice Guys?  Oh my! Do-Gooders can co-exist amongst wild animals.  Case in Point: By Lauren Briggs, OpposingViews.com A parking attendant's good deed has gone viral after he went the extra mile to make sure a customer was safe. Paul Weaver, an employee at Chester Zoo in Chester, England, noticed that a tire on visitor Fiona Gray's car was ...

Raleigh Moms CARE

I've been a member of a Facebook group called Raleigh Moms Group for a couple years now.  Think 7,000+ local moms with children of all ages asking for advice about anything from breastfeeding tips to how to deal with a child's teacher, venting about mother-in-law issues and bosses who aren't mom-friendly, searching for the best ...

Baby Wakes Mommy (For the First Time)

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Proof that when you become a mother, your heart beats outside of your body. P.S. I'm forcing myself to refrain from the "this isn't the first time your baby's gonna wake you up" comments. Mom in near-fatal coma saved by one-week old baby girl   CHARLOTTE, NC - Mike Hanson, WCNC-TV, Charlotte Every birth has a story. For Shelly Cawley, ...