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A Home Away From Home By Leti Alvarez, Weekday House Manager As the holidays begin to wind down and all the activity and hurry of the season begins to fade, I stopped to reflect back on my first few months … Continue reading

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Busy but Thankful

by Jane Rose, Volunteer Coordinator “It’s my turn to blog?  But I’m too busy…oh wait…there’s my theme!”  That was my train of thought when I started this. This time of year is so busy for everyone, including all of us … Continue reading

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What if it were my kid? What if it were yours?

by Claire Mathias Ten years ago, my son was born with a hole in his heart. I will never forget the cardiologist’s visit in the hospital. He listened to my son’s heart, put his large hand over my baby’s tiny … Continue reading

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The Big 50 – Age is Just a Number

by Jane Rose I’ve never been shy about my birthday or about announcing it to the world.  So why should this one be any different?  On April 20, I will turn

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Back to School

by Jane Rose Most people think of the phrase “back to school” at the end of the summer when a brand new school year starts. But in a college town, it’s appropriate at the start of a new calendar year, … Continue reading

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FedEx Cares!

by Jane Rose In October, we were paid a visit by a terrific team from our Austin FedEx offices.  As part of a competition they were involved in, they generously had put together a very large donation of items from … Continue reading

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An A-“Maze”-ing Revelation

by Jane Rose Monica Williams of Giving City wrote about this experience and it rang very true for me, so I wanted to share it.  Thanks, Monica, for letting me use your words. In a nutshell, she was part of … Continue reading

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