Happy Mother’s Day 2016

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Wonderful Video Documentary About a Mother with Schizophrenia

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I’m taking a Women’s Studies course at school and we are looking at the topic of Motherhood. This week we are discussing motherhood and disabilities, and I came across this wonderful video series that is made by a student about a mother who has schizophrenia and how it has impacted her life and the life of her daughter. I think he did a really good job! The video is divided into four parts and I hope you watch all four parts! :)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hx6j_Tyb8Uo&feature=share&list=PL81E9C419F7641FD8

Pink Knit Hat With Tassles! Yay!

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I just wanted to show off this great hat that my mom just finished knitting for me. Isn’t it cute? The color is a tiny bit washed out in this photo, but it is pink with grey checks and it has three tassles—two pink with grey bobbles on the end and