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Coming Home: Building good days a gift in this unpredictable life
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At 51, mom, faith formation director leaving it all to enter seminary and become a pastor
Minding Our Elders: Alcohol and dementia can be toxic, complex terrain
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Births (July 23, 2016)
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May 20, 2016
Mother-daughter wedding decorating team celebrates 10 years
BISMARCK – Lacey Kuhn wrote her first check to buy a subscription to a bridal magazine. The 34-year-old Bismarck woman says she's been obsessed...
May 20, 2016 - 4:19pm
May 16, 2016
Breastfeeding after return to work may depend on mom's hours
Working mothers may be more likely to breastfeed their babies for the recommended minimum of at least six months if they can work less than 20...
May 16, 2016 - 1:22pm
April 30, 2016
Four generations of women talk about gender barriers
FARGO — Michelle Killoran, CFO of Scheels, says the No. 1 self-imposed barrier for women is confidence. "So many women struggle with that,"...
April 30, 2016 - 1:25am
March 27, 2016
Coming Home: Feeling the strong yet fragile thread that ties child, parent
It was one of those little scenes that would play out in the movie version of your life, one that offers comic relief to a series of tense emotions,...
March 27, 2016 - 2:03am
Minding Our Elders: How vital is routine for someone with Alzheimer's?
Dear Carol: My dad lives with my husband and me. Dad's got mid-stage dementia and we are waiting for a room to open up for him in a particular...
March 27, 2016 - 1:06am
November 29, 2015
Minding Our Elders: Validating someone with dementia is about compassion, not deception
Dear Carol: My dad died suddenly three years ago from a heart attack and now I'm beginning to believe that a quick death is the way to go. We're struggling with my mom. Since Dad's death, she's declined rapidly into dementia, probably Alzheimer's. We, as a family, are trying to cope...
November 29, 2015 - 12:39am
August 23, 2015
HerVoice: Child abuse survivors channel their inner superhero
FARGO—Rhonda Lura, Leslie Brunette and Heather Pautz might be mild-mannered Midwestern moms now, but give them a week or so, and they'll...
August 23, 2015 - 12:16am
May 24, 2015
Minding our Elders: Hospice chaplains can help people accept pending death
Dear Carol: My dad is dying of esophageal cancer at the age of 67. Mom died 16 years ago, so it has been just Dad and me for a long time. We're...
May 24, 2015 - 1:22am
May 3, 2015
Gift a handmade treasure with DIY marbled clay dishes
FARGO—In second grade, I made my mom green clay leaf earrings for Mother's Day. I sprinkled glitter on top, of course, and they were...
May 3, 2015 - 1:45am
April 26, 2015
Helpful Hint: Three words stop 'pleeease' refrains
FARGO—We're at the age of "But why?" in my house. It's the automatic response to anything I say from my 3-year-old, including the most...
April 26, 2015 - 12:35am
April 16, 2015
Capturing curiosity: Capitalizing on children's motivation to discover key in early education
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—It may look like children are just playing—as they giggle, babble and analyze items that have caught their eye and sparked...
April 16, 2015 - 12:58am
April 14, 2015
Areavoices: Helping your parents deal with loss
My Dad was an amazing man. He had an eighth-grade education, but he never allowed that to hold him back. He was incredibly intelligent and loved...
April 14, 2015 - 1:24pm
April 13, 2015
Toddlers' sleep issues linked to behavior problems later in life
In a long-term study, toddlers who slept less than 10 hours a night or woke frequently at night tended to have more emotional and behavioral...
April 13, 2015 - 12:02pm
April 12, 2015
Inclusion through art: Service learning project connects autistic children, families with the arts
FARGO—Jody Larson, Camille Lepp and Michaela Kolness stepped into the School of Teaching and Learning classroom at Minnesota State University...
April 12, 2015 - 1:50am
April 5, 2015
Four generations of women involved in local service group
FARGO – Dolly Strand and her daughter, granddaughters and great-granddaughter get together often, not only to visit, but also to talk about...
April 5, 2015 - 5:16am