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Mouthwash, Teddy Bears & Lingerie? {Pateros Fire Aftermath}

What do half empty bottles of used hotel-sized mouthwash, a doll with an eye missing, a teddy bear with poop smeared on it, and used lingerie have in common? They were all items donated to the Pateros Relief center. I am writing this as I came home Saturday from volunteering a little bit tired and […]

August 26, 2014

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Pateros MARC {Multi-Agency Resource Center} Fire Aftermath

The MARC that is located in the old Pateros grocery store is up and running. It has been absolutely amazing to watch it all come together. It is a work-in-progress & so incredible to see day by day the hard work paying off. You will see regular faces who are there day after day. . […]

August 23, 2014

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// a waterfall of flames | the carlton complex fire 2014

I’ve stumbled for a solid twenty minutes to even find the first word to write, but here I sit in the most darling coffee shop with electricity, a charged laptop and beautifully stained furniture and fresh food. Now let me back up just a few days to last Thursday afternoon at exactly 9 am. Thursday […]

July 22, 2014


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