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Julia Elliott

Articles by Julia Elliott

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Investing in the Future

What do you think is the No. 1 issue affecting families?

Education? Health care? Economy/jobs?

It’s always tough to answer this type of question because they are ALL important.

Who doesn’t want their

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An Imperfect Tribute

My dad was an unlikely father. He’d told me once that he’d never really cared if he had a child, but my mother wanted kids and that’s what you did

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Kids Today

Back in 1956, parents and the public at large were up in arms over the “vulgarity” and “animalism” of Elvis Presley’s dance moves. Many were convinced that those swiveling hips

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Cats and Cookies

It was meant to be. As I was settling down to write this letter focusing on this month’s cover story about the importance of simple joys, one of my own