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A Love Letter to My Children

Dear Children, This morning I think of you as I look about the kitchen. You are not here now, but there is evidence of you all around. Today there are more colorful additions to the normal food droppings that lie scattered on the floor. Construction paper hearts and colored pencil shavings accent the scrambled eggs. […]

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A Groundhog Day Tradition

Groundhog Day is a special holiday for my family, with a memorable, fun tradition from my childhood. The telephone would ring several times before it was answered. I could visualize my grandma making her way through her apartment to where the black rotary dial phone rested on a side table. Her hello was warm, welcoming and so familiar. I […]

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Shop PDX 2016: A Guide to Local Holiday Gifts and Giveaways

Portland Moms Blog thanks the hand-picked sponsors below who partnered with us for this year’s shopPDX guide. It is our hope that these fun ideas will encourage you to shop small, shop local, and shopPDX this holiday season!With Christmas just weeks away, we’ve made our gift list, checked it twice, and are thrilled to share it […]

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