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A kid’s point of view: Football fun + 2 more pounds lost!

By Colleen, age 12 Last Saturday I went to my cousin Garret’s football game at Marian University in Indianapolis. I had a lot of fun, even though it was so cold that day. Garrett got a bunch of tackles and an … Continue reading

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Road trip leads to new cheat day record

Last Saturday night, as we huddled under blankets in below-freezing temperatures watching Marian University take on Taylor, my nephew Garrett shook off a pair of first-quarter pass-interference penalties and scooped up a blocked field goal attempt, dashing 73 yards for … Continue reading

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An overanalyzed (but appreciated) thank-you note

I opened a thank-you note from my nephew Garrett the other day, and was stunned to find that he’d tacked this sentence onto the end of an otherwise typical graduation gift response: “Also, thank you Aunt Tanya for being such … Continue reading

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