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articles from october

IMAGE Library Tidbits: YA Zombies, Ghosts, and Werewolves
by Craig Graziano  Zombie Baseball Beatdown by Paolo Bacigalupi Rabi and Miguel are two Little Leaguers about to face foul balls and even fouler... Read More...
IMAGE Should Your Child Be On A Sleep Schedule?
By Mary Becelia It’s often been noted by exhausted new parents that the adage “He sleeps like a baby” is misleading.  Certainly, an infant... Read More...
IMAGE Letter to Readers: A Picture is Worth…
by Karen Charney My youngest son just turned 16 the other day, and I spent a couple of hours that morning looking through old photos to create an... Read More...
IMAGE Emoticon Reality - Building Block Two: Affection
by Elaine Stone This month, we discuss the second building block to emotional health: affection. These building blocks establish emotional... Read More...
IMAGE To Hoochie Mama, With Love
By Mary Becelia Before I had Laura and Joe, I battled infertility. This was an unexpected war with an uncertain outcome. Aside from wrenching pangs... Read More...
IMAGE Costs Associated with Car Ownership
by Nikki Ducas Back when I needed a smaller vehicle, I had a Toyota RAV4. I kept it well maintained and when I traded it in for my minivan, my RAV4... Read More...
IMAGE I can't remember your name but I remember I love you
By Janett L. Hodnett Every family has one, though called by different names: the family historian, scribe or griot. They are the ones who know the... Read More...
IMAGE Let's Get Festive
Enjoy the Fall Community Celebration at Embrey Mill Hear that crunching beneath your feet? That’s fall. The smell of pumpkin spice coffees and... Read More...

from our bloggers


  • Hello Fredericksburg; I've made it! +

    I still can't believe that two years ago I was peeing on a stick and that one trip to the Read More
  • Shattered +

    We live in a neighborhood where (at least) every other house is military or some form of law enforcement. Our Read More
  • 'Til We Meet Again +

    Dear Preacher: It's been over a year since my family and I attended the funeral of my children's beloved great Read More
  • The Candy Conundrum +

    Candy has been a hot topic in our house recently. I’d like to blame it all on Halloween – it seems Read More
  • fall/winter 2014- the style issue +

    So listen.    I've been trying to simmer down the "must have" trends of fall/winter 2014 since InStyle's Fall Fashion Read More
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articles from october

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  • I still can't believe that two years ago I was peeing on a stick and that one trip to the
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  • Shattered

    By Marianne Weaver
    We live in a neighborhood where (at least) every other house is military or some form of law enforcement. Our
    Read More
    • Boys
    • Father
    • Girls
    • Guns
    • Mother
    • Parenting
    • Safety
    • Teens
  • Dear Preacher: It's been over a year since my family and I attended the funeral of my children's beloved great
    Read More
  • Candy has been a hot topic in our house recently. I’d like to blame it all on Halloween – it seems
    Read More
    • Food Allergies
    • Halloween
    • Healthy Eating
    • Real Food
  • So listen.    I've been trying to simmer down the "must have" trends of fall/winter 2014 since InStyle's Fall Fashion
    Read More
    • Fashion
    • Itsbeckerstyle
    • Style
  • food. demons.

    By Annie Fritz
    This has been a rough couple of weeks all the way around. My husband had to start working at the
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