Why literacy is so important (and how you can help)

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You can help!

Go to http://indianapolis.bracketsforgood.org and donate to First Book before Friday at 8 pm EST. We’re in the top left quadrant of the bracket. Follow the directions on the page. Thank you for your support in giving books to low income Indy area kids!

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Tippy the Raindrop must live near Indiana

Yesterday, Max turned 2! We celebrated over the weekend, with a birthday party at our house. Max’s cousins, aunts and uncles, grandparents, and friends joined us for his Very Hungry Caterpillar birthday party.

Max stood on the pool table to open his presents; giggled like crazy throwing crumpled balls of wrapping paper at Great-Grandpa Lewis; cried when everyone sang him happy birthday over his Caterpillar ice cream cake; and acted like a baseball player throwing snowballs from a mound of as-yet-unmelted snow near our driveway. Continue reading