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“No gifts please!” Tips for hosting (and attending) charity birthday parties

When I was a teenager, my mother decided that one of our Christmas gifts would be a goat for a family in Africa. I admit, at the time, I may not have been as excited as I could (or should) … Continue reading

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Neighbours: The Gathering

In a previous post, I discussed my street, and the sense of community that has developed there over the past few years (Note: that picture is not my street). https://unlockingthegate.wordpress.com/2013/03/27/wont-you-be-my-neighbour-building-community-one-street-at-a-time/ This past week, I had the opportunity to look at … Continue reading

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