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The Dark Secret of Our Household

Where did we go wrong? ¬†You try to raise your¬†children well. You teach them. You encourage them. You gently guide them, all with the hope the children you love so much will turn out to be happy, well-adjusted and productive … Continue reading

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Playoffs Past

The fact that the Kansas City Royals are rolling through the baseball playoffs after a 29 year absence fascinates me. To see fans so excited brings back many wonderful memories of the great Royals’ run that led to their 1985 … Continue reading

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Shawnee County’s Greatest

The Topeka Capital-Journal took on a monstrous task when the sports department chose to name the 100 best athletes in the history of Shawnee County. Their June master list of over 450 names was staggering to view and filled with … Continue reading

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