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The bittersweet kindness of strangers

I had an experience today and I feel somehow that others might be able to relate..on a number of levels.

fall daisy and sunshine

fall daisy

So my oven died a month ago, just the baking element on the bottom with the burners still working but there has been no baking in this house for a while now (not that my kids are crying over that, my cookies are usually burnt and they call my bread "mom's lead bread") however that is not the point.  The point is that because I rent, it should be my landlord's responsibility to get me a new oven, right?? His response: "No, I don't think so, I would rather you just bought your own".  Hmmm.

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For all that you do, we thank you

For all that you do, we thank you

Today I had the privilege of speaking to the Women Abuse Working Group, or WAWG as it is better known.  This group is a coalition of over 20 community

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