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Third Annual National Day of Service Neighborhood Food Drive

Today is the twelfth anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks.  No one will ever forget where they were that day or what they were doing.  But, at some point, someone decided to make this day about something more than … Continue reading

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Project 53: Busy Books for the Children’s Hospital

It has been just over a year since we completed our official “year of service.”  During the past year, we have done several projects (mostly repeats), but we have admittedly slowed down.   This summer, my husband and I noticed an increase in … Continue reading

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Our response to terrorism

Yesterday was a very sad day with the bombings at the Boston Marathon.  I happen to be a runner, although I use that term loosely as I could never dream of qualifying for the Boston Marathon.  (I have run 5 … Continue reading

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Second Annual National Day of Service Neighborhood Food Drive

As I am sure you are well aware, today is the eleventh anniversary of the September 11 attacks.  Last year, on the tenth anniversary, we were a month into our year of service.  When I learned September 11 had been … Continue reading

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Project 43: Donate pajamas/books for the Pajama Program

I am in charge of “charity” for my moms’ club, and this month I asked each member to bring either pajamas or books to benefit The Pajama Program.  Another mom in the group suggested this project, and I loved it!  (Thanks, … Continue reading

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Upcoming Project: Operation Christmas Child

Many people have expressed a desire to follow our lead and do projects with their children.  I think this project provides the perfect opportunity for other families to get involved and make a difference.  I came across Operation Christmas Child because … Continue reading

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Project 9: National Day of Service Food Drive

Today is the 10th Anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks, and it has been designated the National Day of Service.  In honor of the day, I planned a food drive just going door to door in our neighborhood.  I … Continue reading

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