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"All Hands" a Veterans Day Free Story

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Building Resilience After Sudden Tragedy

Sutherland Springs is due south of our home in Austin and on the way to Corpus Christi where my mother-in-law lives. I prefer to take the backroads when driving in Texas because the landscape and small towns are so beautiful and full of character. As a native New Yorker, I still romanticize Texas as a state of Tall Tales and cowboy adventures — but I know the truth … it is a state with an enormous heart....

Teal Pumpkin Project

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A Sparkle Supply List for Back-to-School

With back to school in full swing, we tend to get so focused on sharpened pencils, snazzy backpacks, and squeaky new sneakers. And yet, we all know deep down that the things our children really need can’t be bought at a store....