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carissa garabedian
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Attended Southern Connecticut State University
Lives in Richmond Va
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Recently, I sat down and interviewed my husband regarding sex. I figured by doing this, I would kill two birds with one stone. For one, I would learn more | Christian Date Night Ideas, Communication, Encouragements For Wives, Sex & Intimacy In Marriage
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I have a fave.. bc he is mine. ( #20)   but they are all amazing 
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For those days when you need a styling and shampoo, but not a trim. 
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no time for regrets 
As a parent to a son with special needs, it can be easy to regret certain things. But tanks to my son, here are things that I will never regret learning from my years of raising a child with special needs.
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Family fun from opening night at #ringlingbros   #RVA  
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Wisdom and age.... 
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For National Siblings Day, five moms raising kids with and without special needs share the incredible dynamics between siblings.
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This was a tough one. Many times I wish our son did not have the struggles he does with Autism, but he has certainly taught and continues to teach me , every day. No time for regrets 
As a parent to a son with special needs, it can be easy to regret certain things. But tanks to my son, here are things that I will never regret learning from my years of raising a child with special needs.
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#spring   #RVA  and all of Va- festival guide
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Have her in circles
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Pam Brooks's profile photo
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Edwin Dearborn's profile photo
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Cara Scott's profile photo
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  • Southern Connecticut State University
    Education, 1984 - 1984
  • St. John's University
    Education/ Human Services, 1985 - 1988
  • Fordham University
    Social Work, 1990 - 1992
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Toscano, Weir
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I am a busy mom of 3, an Autism parent, a lover of learning and a believer in doing good !
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I have friends from all parts of my life and love each and every memory that has gotten me to the place I am today
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Moved too many x to count, smile through it all. Welcome all challenges
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Founder KnowDifferent.Net
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Community Outreach, Publishing, Advocacy ,
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    founder, 2014 - present
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Richmond Va
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St. Thomas USVI - Westport CT - Valley Stream NY - Bayside NY - East Quogue NY
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An Interview With My Husband About Sex: His Answers Will Surprise You
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Recently, I sat down and interviewed my husband regarding sex. I figured by doing this, I would kill two birds with one stone. For one, I wo

The Extraordinary Bond of Siblings in Special-Needs Families | Special N...
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For National Siblings Day, five moms raising kids with and without special needs share the incredible dynamics between siblings.

What Autism Looks Like: Amazing Kids on the Autism Spectrum
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Raising children with autism is a challenging but incredible journey. And those along the spectrum are diverse in many ways -- including whe

SheSpeaks
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Blow-dry bar to open on Broad Street
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For those days when you need a styling and shampoo, but not a trim.

Dining Out: Coriander adds Armenian spice to Carytown
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Walking through Carytown, you might miss Coriander’s unassuming and small facade. But tucked inside this narrow eatery, owner Elizabet Banda

12 Things I Will Never Regret Learning From My Child With Special Needs ...
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As a parent to a son with special needs, it can be easy to regret certain things. But tanks to my son, here are things that I will never reg

Second School of Rock music-education franchise to open
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She’s a former massage therapist. He’s a general surgeon. So naturally they’re in the business of teaching rock ’n’ roll.

Mom Blogs Unite! Ultimate Blog Party 2015 - Mom Resource
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Mom blogs unite! Check out these great mom blogs posting on everything from giveaways to fitness to making money online. Let's make this the

Students with disabilities ACE-IT at VCU
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VCU is using federal grant to explore postsecondary education opportunities for students with intellectual disabilities.

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Malvernite Peter Hawkins trains nearly six days a week to prepare for the seven marathons and the dozens of races he participates in each ye

Taking stock ... of broth
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Seasoned chefs and cooking professionals and foodie know-it-alls will tell you that yes, there is indeed a very distinctive difference betwe

11 Things I Wish My Friends (With Typical Kids) Knew | Special Needs Now
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There is NO typical day for special-needs families; every day is full of the unexpected! To help others know what it's like to raise special

Protein Blueberry Muffins
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Welcome to my new blog design! I am so excited that I wanted to celebrate and bake something healthy and delicious on this freezing cold day

Memphis Mom Needs Kidney Transplant: #TimeForTammy | Unboxed Mom
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I had been communicating with our dear friends, Tammy and Roc Johnson over Facebook lately to stay up-to-date on her condition and discussed

15 Ways to Strengthen Your Marriage in a Special-Needs Family | Special ...
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Marriage is hard. Relationships take work .For those of us that have kids with Special Needs, we add a new list of challenges to those that

7 Day No Complaining Challenge - iMom
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Are you up for the 7 day no complaining challenge? Take the challenge and see if you can exchange complaining for kindness.

5 Tips For New Bloggers
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5 tips for new bloggers to help them get started in the right direction - from blogging platforms and images to networking and combating wri

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I have used Game Truck Richmond 4 years in a row with Mr Joe. Each year he makes an incredible party for our son. Booking is so easy, he checks in prior to and shows up early/ sets up and the kids have a ball! He makes it all seem so seamless . The kids love being in the truck with flat screen TV's and their favorite Video games! I am already booking for year 5. If everyone is happy, why change it?
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