Category: Food/Family/Tradition

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Four Days to Family – First-mothers Respond (Chapter 4, Pt 2)

“Almost every graduating class had a girl who disappeared. Everyone knew where she had gone, and that she had most likely been told ‘If you love your child you must give it up, move...

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Christmas Letters, Is 2016 the Year???

Dear 2016, Where did you go?!?! It seems like just yesterday we were welcoming you in as the New Year. Alas, as each year passes and I grow (ever so slightly) older, time goes...

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Four Days to Family – Search Angels (Chapter 5 and 6)

“You may want to try contacting a search angel.”  The words jumped out at me as I read the email. What exactly was a search angel? I had never heard of such a thing....

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Four Days to Family – Finding Family (Chapter 3 and 4)

Chapter Three September 5, 2003- 3:20pm The airport loomed around me in its entirety. I am always in awe at this intimidating location, and I never cease to be amazed by the savvy travelers...

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Never a Dull Moment

Growing up in the 70’s, I have always been a HUGE fan of Judy Blume’s writing, especially the books in the Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing series, which had a young man named Fudge...

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Four Days to Family – “Too Many Questions, Never Enough Answers” (Chapter 2)

“In 1882 Charles Crittenton, a wealthy New Yorker, lost his 4-year-old daughter, Florence, to scarlet fever. This tragedy moved him toward philanthropic work and he started the Florence Night Mission in New York, a...

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Low-Carb/No Sugar/Ketogenic (LCHF) Twists on Classic Thanksgiving Favorites

I come by my desire to feed others honestly. Whether it was the Curry side or the Lugar side, we show our love for others by feeding them LOTS of homemade foods passed down...

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Better Late than Never — Road Leading Home

Toe-head me, about age three “For your 16th birthday, I’ll take you to the opera,” my father told the three-year-old towhead girl whirling around the living room with a handkerchief in her hand, mimicking...

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Scalloped Corn – A Thanksgiving Staple

Corn is one of those essential dishes served on just about every US Thanksgiving table, perhaps tracing it’s roots to the first Thanksgiving.  Everyone has their own traditions, passed down from generation to generation....

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Better Late than Never

“For your 16th birthday, I’ll take you to the opera,” my father told the three-year-old towhead girl whirling around the living room with a handkerchief in her hand, mimicking the sounds and movements of...

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