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Author Archive | Emily Ringo


Real Heroes

A few weeks ago, while running errands with my two youngest children, my 4 year old son got unusually quiet. After a few moments, he spoke. “Fireman, policeman, ambulance man.” Another pause, and then, “Hey mom, can you think of any other superheroes?” “What about Superman? Or the Incredible Hulk?” His answer was not at […]

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Going Gray

My children like to point out on a relatively frequent basis, the patch of hair near the front of my head that has turned a much lighter color than it used to be. I never expected to have quite so much gray hair at the age of 34. I certainly didn’t expect to have ANY at 23! […]

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This is NOT a Drill!

In April of 1999, the unthinkable happened. Two young men walked into Columbine High School and began shooting, killing 13 and wounding many others. Shocking. Heartbreaking. Tragic. And, being in high school myself at the time, a bit terrifying as well. This was not the country’s first school shooting. But it was, for a plethora […]

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