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Remember Who I Am

Posted: Friday, January 30th, 2015

I loved my grammas, and I considered them devotedly tough, made of cast iron. I gleaned important life lessons from both of them. They lived for many years alone in their own homes after my grampas passed away, cooking and always prepared with food treats upon a visit. My grammas slipped into heaven quietly, peacefully, and quickly. That is not always the case for our aging and elderly.

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Leave Us Alone!

Posted: Friday, January 30th, 2015

When our first child was three days old, I received a scary phone call. As young parents, we were overjoyed with our new baby and had everything ready for her. We had a home business, so my husband was always around to give me support. My mother was a phone call away, our next door neighbor was a doula, we had many books on infant care, and I attended a breastfeeding support group at our local hospital. In short, we were as prepared as we could be for a newborn.

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Reinventing College - Flexibly and Affordably

Posted: Friday, January 30th, 2015

With college tuition becoming more and more unaffordable for the average family, many are looking for a new and better alternative to higher education.  Homeschoolers, local and nationwide, already living outside the box of mainstream thinking by schooling their children at home, are discovering a new way to reinvent college through CollegePlus, a viable and fast growing alternative to earning a degree. 

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National Headlines

Posted: Friday, January 30th, 2015

Mother Faces 2 Years in Jail for Giving Ailing Son This Medicine That Actually Worked, Obama Administration is Gathering Medical Data to Seize Control of Health Care, and more...

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The Dire State of Our Nation

Posted: Friday, January 30th, 2015

No matter what the politicians might say about how great America is, the fact is that the nation seems to be imploding. Consider the following facts:

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A Defense of Home Births

Posted: Friday, January 30th, 2015

Why would a woman in this modern, technological age want to give birth at home?  Due to a recent news story where the state kidnapped a family's three children because the baby was born at home, I decided to clarify some misconceptions that some people have concerning home births. I myself have birthed seven of my nine children in my home, with the assistance of a midwife, so I speak from experience.

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Obamacare and the IRS: What You Need to Know

Posted: Friday, January 30th, 2015

We knew the day was coming when the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) would affect our tax returns. Well, that day is here. 

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Audit, then End the Fed

Posted: Friday, January 30th, 2015

Since the creation of the Federal Reserve in 1913, the dollar has lost over 97 percent of its purchasing power, the US economy has been subjected to a series of painful Federal Reserve-created recessions and depressions, and government has grown to dangerous levels thanks to the Fed's policy of monetizing the debt. Yet the Federal Reserve still operates under a congressionally-created shroud of secrecy.

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State Persecuting 88-year-old Doctor Who Treats Poor from His Car

Posted: Friday, January 30th, 2015

Doctors' house calls are considered a thing of the past, but not in the appointment book of Dr. Carrol Frazier Landrum, an 88-year-old physician from Edwards, Mississippi. The good doctor will see you no matter who you are, where you are, or how much money you have - as long his 2007 Toyota Camry can deliver him to your location. But now his state's medical board wants to see him gone.

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Ladies: The Dangers of Carrying a Gun in Your Purse

Posted: Friday, January 30th, 2015

In light of the recent tragic death of Veronica Rutledge in Idaho, I wanted to give some insight into the dangers of carrying concealed inside a purse. For those of you who aren't familiar with the story, a 29-year-old mother was killed by her two-year-old at the store when he found her gun in her purse and pulled the trigger.

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