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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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Appreciation comes in all sorts of ways

by Jane Rose Last week was Volunteer Appreciation Week and we tried to convey to our volunteers and interns how much we value what we do.  We gave them a gift, told them how much we value their service…and we … 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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It Takes a Woman

by Jane Rose There’s a song in the musical “Hello, Dolly” that goes, “It takes a woman all powdered and pink To joyously clean out the drain in the sink…” It’s a song appropriate for an era when men expected … Continue reading

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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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