A Handmade Raggedy Ann That Sparked A Mission

A Handmade Raggedy Ann That Sparked A Mission

by Susannah Wollman In 1947 Los Angeles, a kind woman made a lovely Raggedy Ann doll. She wanted to give it to a needy child, but there were no organizations to do so. Diane Hendricks, the wife of Major Bill Hendricks, USMCR, suggested to her husband that they should...
Treating Little Ghouls in 2021

Treating Little Ghouls in 2021

by Susannah Wollman When ghosts, goblins, witches, and who knows what else show up at your door this Halloween, what will you serve them? Halloween—aka Hallowe’en or All Hallows’ Eve—has dark origins spanning hundreds of years, but few Americans know (or care) about...
How to Find Competent, Safe Child Care

How to Find Competent, Safe Child Care

by Susannah Wollman School is back, and you are back to work. How do you find competent, safe child care for your little ones? The first five steps When it comes to finding quality child care, either for little ones too young for school or for school-aged children...
Should My Kid Play Sports?

Should My Kid Play Sports?

by Susannah Wollman School is starting back up and my child is already asking about sports. Now that the 2021-2022 school session has started, many children are anxious to get back into school life, including school sports. But are sports for kids really safe? And at...