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17 REFRAMING PERSONAL 24 PRIORITIES
Craig Hamilton Explores the Gender Gap in Spiritual Growth by Kim Childs
18 THE FATHERHOOD FACTOR
How Raising Children Changes Men by Armin Brott
20 WALK THIS WAY
Step Up to Barefoot Benefits by Randy Kambic
24 LIFE LIFT
Being Happy from the Inside Out by Judith Fertig
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26 DAD & DAUGHTER
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Cherished Time Together by Clint Kelly
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28 GROW, PICK, GRILL Making the Most of Summer’s Bounty
by Claire O’Neil
34 DOG SPORTS
People & Pets Play Well Together
by Sandra Murphy
VOLUNTEERS Doing Good During Time Away
by Avery Mack
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Published on May 23, 2013
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