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Denise Gilligan
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Just a Kansas Mutt
I am just a Kansas mutt.  I mean really, I claim an "Irish" heritage, but back in whatever grade that is that they have you trace your family lineage- I am just a mutt of a bunch of European areas. It wasn't until I was much older and started filling out de...
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365 Days of Birthday Shout Outs!
365 Days of Birthday Shout Outs! "Today's Birthday shout out goes to a girl who set out to put the personal into Facebook, who for 365 days checked to see whose birthday it was and remember something special about each one, me! Here is to another year of be...
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The Elephant in the Room
I want to address an elephant in the room, an elephant that for some can be so massive it squeezes the breath from your chest and takes any words you might want to say.  This elephant is "death". As creatures on this earth, and especially in this current so...
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The Dress Code Affair
The Dress Code Affair Every fall when students return to school there is a brief
period where they must learn the rules for the new school year.  Often these rules are spelled out in a
handbook that is given to students on the first day and then the highlig...
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And now... I am bald
So here we are, a little over six weeks after I began the St. Baldrick's journey.  Six weeks ago I looked like this: Now I look like this:  Photo Credit: J. Greg Jordan So what was it like- in a word- AMAZING!  This has been one of the best decisions and ex...
And now... I am bald
And now... I am bald
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Humbled and Amazed
In the continuation of my blogging for a cause series, I have to share the overwhelming feelings that have surged this week. When I initially signed up to #Bravetheshave for St. Baldrick's I had to set a fundraising goal.  When I chose this number I thought...
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Blogging for a cause!
EXCITING NEWS! So last night at my job as I was trying to encourage people to donate, one person was asking me for some details about the event and why I was doing this particular event.  I explained the fact that I can't give as generously as I would like ...
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Blogging for a Good Cause
All right blog readers (if there still are any of you out there), I realize that keeping up on this blog sort of took a back seat and I have been neglecting it for far too long.  I can not promise that I will keep up better in the future, but I return now f...
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Where does the time go?
Wow, I knew I had been slacking but it has been far too long since I sat down and shared a little bit with the world wide web.  There have been many thoughts and moments where I thought, "Hmm, I should write a blog about that." Alas, those thoughts were fle...
Where does the time go?
Where does the time go?
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