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The Worst Times Make Us Who We Are

I can attest wholeheartedly to this truth. Throughout the years, I have learned not to question so much of what we have gone through but to appreciate what it has taught us and what blessings that these experiences have brought to our lives, including having to go public about our situation and Geoff’s health throughout… Continue reading The Worst Times Make Us Who We Are

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Still want home-cooked meals

The dilemma I face when we have professional work to do is how to still feed the family real, home-cooked meals while having to meet a rigid schedule on some days.  There are days where we have no schedule besides school or working via home.  Then there are other days of performances, fittings, photo shoots,… Continue reading Still want home-cooked meals

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Voting for Project of the Year on IndieWire

A friend of ours asked River to represent a teenager with Endometriosis for a documentary that she, her husband and another friend of ours were creating.  This was early last year. They completed the film and had a preview in the fall, but are not releasing it until March.  Last week, it won IndieWire’s Project… Continue reading Voting for Project of the Year on IndieWire

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The hardest thing I have ever done in my life

We had to go ahead and develop a GoFundMe account after all we have been through over the last 15 years.  We told a bit more of the story there about Geoff’s health but will continue to tell through this blog in the future. He was in the hospital this morning (12/10) and was diagnosed… Continue reading The hardest thing I have ever done in my life