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Kristen Howerton
Works at Rage Against the Minivan
Attended California State University, Fullerton
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Friday Finds
On Friday, I round up some good finds on the internet. From handmade, to fair-trade, to good deals and great eats.     This week, both Gap and Banana Republic are having a site-wide 40% sale. SITE-WIDE, yo. I just ordered about 20 day dresses. They are the ...
On Friday, I round up some good finds on the internet. From handmade, to fair-trade, to good deals and great eats.     This week, both Gap and Banana Republic are having a site-wide 40% sale. SITE-WIDE, yo. I just ordered ab...
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Wesley is 15 years old and having a family is his greatest desire. "I've been in foster care since I can remember . . . I want a family that is nice. I would do stuff for them when they are old."
Every Wednesday I share about a child recently highlighted by a local Wednesday's Child newscast to share the stories of children from around the country who are waiting for a family. Wesley is 15 years old and having a famil...
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That's what SHE said: being color-brave, magical childhoods, singers on a plane, and more . . .
Be color brave, not color blind | Melody Hobson at TED2014 It’s time,” says Hobson, “for us to be comfortable with the uncomfortable conversation about race. If we truly believe in equal rights and equal opportunity in America, we need to have real conversa...
Be color brave, not color blind | Melody Hobson at TED2014 It’s time,” says Hobson, “for us to be comfortable with the uncomfortable conversation about race. If we truly believe in equal rights and equal opportunity in Amer...
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What I want you to know about teen dating abuse
What I Want You to Know  is a series   of reader submissions. It is an attempt to allow people to tell their personal stories, in the hopes of bringing greater compassion to the unique issues each of us face. If you would like to submit a story to this seri...
What I Want You to Know is a series of reader submissions. It is an attempt to allow people to tell their personal stories, in the hopes of bringing greater compassion to the unique issues each of us face. If you would like t...
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What I want you to know about having a famous televangelist as a grandfather
What I Want You to Know  is a series of reader submissions. It is an attempt to allow people to tell their personal stories, in the hopes of bringing greater compassion to the unique issues each of us face. If you would like to submit a story to this series...
What I Want You to Know is a series of reader submissions. It is an attempt to allow people to tell their personal stories, in the hopes of bringing greater compassion to the unique issues each of us face. If you would like t...
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Friday Finds
1. Diamond Print Shirt Dress  | Gap 2. Tassel Zip Tote | Old Navy 3. Handmade Initials Charm | Etsy 4. Roasted Potatoes & Marinated Summer Vegetables with Lemon Aioli 5. Eco Friendly & Organic  Felted Bowls  | Etsy 6. Malawi Roast Coffee  | Tom's 7. Suede S...
1. Diamond Print Shirt Dress | Gap 2. Tassel Zip Tote | Old Navy 3. Handmade Initials Charm | Etsy 4. Roasted Potatoes & Marinated Summer Vegetables with Lemon Aioli 5. Eco Friendly & Organic Felted Bowls | Etsy 6. Malawi Roa...
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Cleaning a dropped pacifier with my mouth? Check. Wiping a kid's face with my spit? Check. Leaving the house with a peed-on shirt? Um . . . it's possible. 
We can be revolting in our motherly behavior, but we do it out of love. Read them all, on Babble.
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Bwahahhahaa... I have done several of these as an aunt or dog mom. It happens to the best of us. ;)
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Friday Finds: stripes, spring salads, summer shoes, and more....
1. An easy salad with large avocado slices, leafy greens, olive oil, lemon juice, garlic, salt, pepper, and a some herbs. 2. I just ordered this Gap maxi dress and suspect it will be my uniform this spring. 3. Handcrafted of dried plant material and then di...
1. An easy salad with large avocado slices, leafy greens, olive oil, lemon juice, garlic, salt, pepper, and a some herbs. 2. I just ordered this Gap maxi dress and suspect it will be my uniform this spring. 3. Handcrafted of...
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I And Love And You: Get a coupon, feed a shelter dog
I've always been pretty intentional in making sure my kids eat healthy. So when we got a dog, naturally I wanted to give her healthy food as well. I went to Target and got what appeared to be the best food on the shelves, but Roxy didn't seem very excited a...
I've always been pretty intentional in making sure my kids eat healthy. So when we got a dog, naturally I wanted to give her healthy food as well. I went to Target and got what appeared to be the best food on the shelves, but...
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I'm a part-time professor of psychology, part-time writer, and full-time mom of four. You can visit my blog here.
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    Psychology, 1997 - 1999
  • Northern Kentucky University
    Theater, 1993 - 1996
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