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How I Connect with My Kids Before School

As mothers of school-age children, we all experience morning chaos, but do we get a chance to connect with our kids before they go to school? I have learned that getting six kids out the door by 7:30 a.m. almost always turns my house into an impressive mess. One that I get to clean up when I […]

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What a Muslim Mom Fears

“Fellow Muslim Portland friends, please be on high alert as threats have been made against our community in the Portland metro area. Stay vigilant and call the police if you see any unusual behavior.” This was a friend’s Facebook status a week after the Paris attack. My mind rushed to a hundred different scenarios. What […]

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