Category: Family

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Guest Post: Why I’ll Be Fasting on Mother’s Day

by Aimee In 1870, in the wake of the United States’ bloody Civil War and the start of the Franco-Prussian war, Julia Ward Howe (American abolitionist, suffragist, pacifist, and author of the well-known “Battle...

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Guest Post: Postpartum Depression

    by Robyn Rowley I expected motherhood to be hard. I was nervous about having a baby because I’m not great with kids and I loved going to work every day. I was...

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Too old to hunt eggs?

When I was single and 21, I attended a memorable family Easter egg hunt. I am the oldest female cousin on that side of the family, and my sister (age 20) and next oldest...

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Girl Scouts Sans Troop

I was never a girl scout but I wanted my daughter to be one.  American Mormon boys enroll in church-sponsored Boy Scouts troops. However, the LDS church does not sponsor Girl Scout troops. To...