The Life Unexpected – The One You Were Meant To Have

As little girls we played house and created a world with the perfect home, husband and child. Pretending to be a mom was a world with aprons, easy bake ovens, high heel shoes and pretty red lipstick. We knew this

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Life Imitating Art or Vice Versa

One of the things that I enjoy is watching my life unfold upon the television screen. Every week we watch the four geeks and the beautiful girl of The Big Bang Theory navigate their interesting relationships and lives. Invariably however,

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Unlawful Restraint and Seclusion

How one school district is drafting a policy against unlawful restraint and seclusion We’ve heard the horror stories – Practices of using restraints and seclusion (R&S;) in schools have humiliated, physically harmed, or even caused the deaths of  children.  Yet many schools use R&S; routinely

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Michelle Obama response

Michelle Obama response to my request for guest appearance to discuss childhood obesity from The White House – Presidential Correspondence to thecoffeeklatch@gmail.com subject Thank you for your message mailed-by whitehouse.gov             Dear Marianne Russo: Thank

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