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Some US state parks have gone the extra mile by providing pet friendly cabin rentals, off-leash play areas, and dog beaches. Find them here, and hit the road!

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Religious communities are supposed to be a source of strength and love, as my church family was, providing comfort when my son died. But the fact remains that being a part of a religious community increases the risk of an early, tragic death for LGBTQ youth.

September 24, 2018—One common and practical schema used to understand congregations is the congregational size approach to classifying churches. Looking at congregations through this lens is used not only by denominational strategists in assessing and planning, but also by sociologists...

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Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities
The Garrett Lee Smith College Suicide Prevention Conference
Pine Mountain, GA 31822
The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities along with the Georgia College and University Suicide Prevention Coalition invite you to register today for the September 24-25, 2018 conference using the link below. Registration is open to coalition members, affiliated representatives Georgia colleges and…

Between You and Me Hardcover – June 26, 2018.
... Deep within the peaceful heart of Amish country, a life-or-death emergency shatters a quiet world to its core.
Number-one New York Times bestselling author Susan Wiggs delivers a riveting story that challenges our deepest-held beliefs ...

Connect with people in recovery by reviewing the personal stories of people recovering from mental and/or substance use disorders
Across the country, people in recovery are celebrating their successes and sharing them with others in an effort to educate the public about treatment, how it works, for whom, and why. Because these successes often go unnoticed by the broader population, these personal stories, or Voices for…

Having run out of words and almost out of hope, I found in centering prayer, communion with God in silence, a kind of communion for which I thirsted all my life without knowing until I tasted it.

40% ABV/80 Proof This seasoned vodka is perfect for Bloody Marys and other tasty creations. Made with a proprietary blend of savory and sweet herbs and spices, it creates the world's most exceptional Bloody Marys. Vodka is made with: fresh rosemary & thyme, roasted garlic, black pepper, sun-dried tomatoes and other

Artwork comes to life in Roberto Piaia's world. robertopiaia.com

Formula 1 has completed a deal to open up more betting markets in the series, which it says will give fans "new ways to engage with the action"

American Legion Boys State, begun in 1935, is an educational program for high school juniors and seniors in which participants are taught about local, county and state government. Participants are selected on a competitive basis by local high schools and Legion Posts throughout the state of Texas
The American Legion Auxiliary sponsors a similar program for high school juniors and seniors called Girls State, begun in…

The Decatur Student Center hit the ground running last year, though its physical home at the high school has had a bit of catching up to do.

With 6 bedrooms and 6 baths, this 7,000-square-foot home is on the market for $1.3 million.

Ex-Formula 1 champion Jenson Button has described his off-track excursion while leading the Sugo Super GT race as “very, very scary.”

Hey there! This week has been all about putting together gift baskets and thinking about brunch so those are my favorites this week! First up is the blog post I shared about gift baskets. We’…

IDEA FILE: Tips For the Perfect All White Kitchen There is a reason why white kitchens have been a classic look for many years. The timeless look of a simple white kitchen connotes cleanliness and brightens rooms that can be naturally dark. It can also make smaller spaces appear larger. However, some all white kitchens … Continue reading IDEA FILE: Tips For the Perfect All White Kitchen →

"I was pretty good at balancing when I was a kid," says Christian Horner. "I could sit on a chair and balance it on two legs. But this..." The Red Bull team principal gestures nervously in the direction of 'this' - an Aston Martin Vantage he's about to try to drive on two wheels.

Ten DeKalb “celebrities” will be dancing for the DeKalb Stars Trophy on Oct. 20 at the Porter Sanford Center in Decatur.

Parents, students, and teachers can find out how to awaken the genius in their children at “Back to School With the Right Attitude” workshops on Sept. 15 at Ebster Recreational

A bit of happy news… The Ocean Between Us, my homage to military families, has been such a fan favorite that it’s being reissued in December. In advance of the re-release, you can read a short prequel about Grace and Steve when they first met. For $2.99! Such a deal! The Story of Us has … Continue reading "the story of us"

Some writers have very serious "author bios"—the short biographical blurb about an author that appears on the back of the jacket or on the book's final page. Some writers are a bit more playful with their author bios. Bestselling author Susan Wiggs definitely falls in the latter category. The biographical blurb on her author page on Amazon concludes with this sentence: "She lives with her husband and family at the water’s edge on an island in the Pacific Northwest, where she divides her…