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Why Not Change the World?

RPI students protest policy on student union Trustees to decide level for autonomy after protests By Bethany Bump Times Union, Albany, New York Updated 8:27 pm, Wednesday, March 30, 2016 Yesterday was a day unlike any I remember in Troy, New … Continue reading

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The Rest of the Story !

We met a young Indian couple, at a dinner party with friends  who are both physicians, while in India.   He was an Ear, Nose and Throat doc and she an OBGYN.  She had lots of stories  with which to … Continue reading

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It All Starts with a Birth of a Girl

MAY 21, 2015 This amazing village in India plants 111 trees every time a girl is born by Chelsea White Every culture has its own traditions surrounding the birth of a child, but this one might be my favorite. In … Continue reading

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Bell Family Thanksgiving Salad

 Lots of you know, I am not a cook, I don’t like to cook, and I don’t really do it well.  I personally think people do things well they choose to do well, with enthusiasm and work.  Well as we … Continue reading

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Yogurt for Lunch

 Yesterday, Grace, Henry, Alice and I  had lunch together. It was not an ordinary burger or pizza lunch.  We had make your own  yogurt sundaes  and that was all!   I always think that you should eat dessert when you … Continue reading

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Onondaga Nation of Champions

http://abcnews.go.com/WNT/video/onondaga-nation-champions-23479433 My grandson, Parker,  is playing lacrosse on the Onondaga Nation. He has had a handmade stick since he was a little boy and he is now  8.  His  family moved to Skaneateles  last year while we were in India … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day

Today is the day many people celebrate by giving cards, flowers, candy or gifts to the ones they love. Have you wondered why? The story  goes back to the ancient Romans where  two versions exist. The Romans celebrated the god … Continue reading

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Henna Hands

The first weekend we were all in Ahmedabad, we were off to the market in the old city. The crowds, the stalls, the food, the animals were just overwhelming! One of my earliest ever posts was about this visit.  ( … Continue reading

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