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We worry about what a child will become tomorrow,
 yet we forget that he is someone today. 
~Stacia Tauscher
I brought children into this dark world because
it needed the light that only a child can bring. 
~Liz Armbruster
Children are the living messages we
send to a time we will not see. 
 ~Neil Postman,

If you haven't time to respond to a tug at your
pants leg, your schedule is too crowded.
~ Robert Brault 























Spice Cookies (cake mix)
l pkg. spice cake mix
l/2 c. vegetable oil
l tsp. vanilla extract
2 eggs
l c. butterscotch chips
Preheat oven to 375ºF.
Combine cake mix, eggs, oil and vanilla in larage bowl.
 Beat at low speed with electric mixer until well blended.
Stir in buttercotch chips. Drop by rounded teaspoonfuls
 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets.
Bake for 8 to l0 minutes or until set. Cool 2 minutes on
cookie sheet. Remove to cooling racks. Cool completely.








Flowers always make people better,
happier and more helpful; they
are sunshine, food and
medicine for the soul.
~ Luther Burbank








Robert Fulton's steamboat, the Clermont, began its trip up the Hudson River to Albany.


Fort Sumter, S.C. was bombarded by Union ships during the Civil War.


Prospectors found gold in Alaska, a discovery that set off the Klondike gold rush.


Indonesian nationalists proclaimed independence from the Netherlands.


18-year-old Peter Fechter was shot and killed by guards at the Berlin Wall, spurring riots.


Hurricane Camille devastated the Gulf Coast, killing 248 people.


The first successful trans-Atlantic balloon flight landed outside of Paris.


Rudolf Hess, Adolf Hitler's second in command, committed suicide.

Read more: This Day in History: August 17 — Infoplease.com http://www.infoplease.com/dayinhistory/August-17#ixzz0wogQhLQL













Sands Of Time
Don't Live With Regret
Quiet Time









 Calendar by Liz, thank you!





































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