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How To Make Matcha Powder From Green Tea Leaves

May 24, 2016 9:03 am

Why Is Matcha Green Tea So Expensive? Certain products, such as artisan foods or fine wines are usually ridiculously expensive. Matcha could be considered the ‘wine’ amongst teas. Basically, most green teas are just machine picked, and that’s it. No more further processing. This is

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Where is their safe haven?

September 21, 2013 8:42 am

Thursday, September 5, 2013 Where is their safe haven? This morning I woke up to a news story which has me reeling. A fellow special needs mom, a brave woman who fought tooth and nail for her daughter’s education and placement in a top notch residential facility has been charged with attempted

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A letter to my sons' neurotypical friends

June 30, 2013 9:05 am

A letter to my sons’ neurotypical friends Dear friends, Please don’t ever change. At lunch time you ask to sit with Sam and you bring your joke books from home because you know he’ll laugh even when he doesn’t get the punchline. You play chase with Noah on the playground even

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Special Needs Ryan Gosling

February 25, 2012 8:44 am

Special Needs Ryan Gosling We’ve all seen the hilarious new meme going around featuring random photos of the actor Ryan Gosling with the words, “Hey Girl” written on them. Currently there is a Ryan Gosling on Homeschooling, Crafting, Feminism, Publishing, Museums, Libraries, Poly Sci,

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Of Tattoos and Ampersands

July 28, 2011 8:55 am

Of Tattoos and Ampersands For over a year I have been itching to get a new tattoo. I wanted to get my boys’ names but I couldn’t decide where on my body to do it and picking a font I loved seemed nearly impossible. And then I saw this picture on Pinterest and I knew I had answered both questions

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If we are what we eat I should be dead

July 25, 2011 8:59 am

If we are what we eat I should be dead. On Sunday night I watched the documentary Food Inc. for the first time. To say it was enlightening would be an understatement. I have always been the type of consumer who has blind faith in my government and its agencies. I believed that if a product is sold,

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I'm losing weight but not my mind

June 28, 2011 9:01 am

I’m losing weight but not my mind First of all, I want to thank each and every one of you who left comments on my blog, Facebook, and Twitter last week after I wrote this post. I wasn’t in a very good place and I was overwhelmed, lonely, and stressed. Your words of support and validation

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