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September State of Mind

Back to school season, as a parent, comes with all kinds of stress and commitments. As much as we long for it on those long days of summer, through the “I’m boreds” and the “what can we do todays,” it’s a supremely crazy time. We got used to not making lunches and not schlepping kids […]

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On Being Unremarkable

A few months back we went to our daughter’s preschool for parent-teacher conferences. As most parents do, we walked in her classroom with the knowledge that our daughter was NOT, in fact, on any sort of normal trajectory, because we knew for sure that she was spectacular. The smartest kid who ever lived! Seriously, look […]

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More than a McJob: A Successful McDonald’s Journey

We are so thankful for our sponsors at McDonald’s for providing this inspiring story of how their Archways to Opportunity English Under the Arches program has had such a positive impact on Romelia Mijares’ career. Romelia Mijares knows first hand the countless opportunities McDonald’s provides for their employees. Mijares is a closing manager for the […]

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