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April VQ Chat
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April VQ Chat

Mother’s Day is right around the corner with Father’s Day following in June. These basic celebrations can be complicated for GLBT parents.

VQ Chat Recap: Taking care of ourselves
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VQ Chat Recap: Taking care of ourselves

Last night, we gathered on twitter to talk about parenting and self-care during the March VQ Chat.

Below are the questions and a few great answers!

March VQ Chat
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March VQ Chat

The March VQ Twitter Chat is Monday, March 31st at 9 p.m. EST. Are you done with winter? Have you had to Google “How to remove Sharpie from skin/curtains/clothing?”? Have you ransacked the house looking for earplugs to block out your little ones singing  “Let It Go” for the 3,723 […]

February VQ Chat
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February VQ Chat

The February VQ Twitter Chat is Monday, February 24th at 9 p.m. EST. Which of the following describes your winter? a. Now is the winter of our discontent. b. It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. c. Cold hands, warm heart. d. There was in […]

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Talking to your kids about Sochi

Mike Cronin is the CEO of Gettysburg Flag. Mike holds a BS and MS from The University of Wisconsin in materials engineering and is a Vietnam era veteran having served in the Ordnance Corps of the US Army with an ROTC commission. Mike became an entrepreneur in the flag and banner industry […]

Blogs: the solution to weather
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Blogs: the solution to weather

Does the polar vortex have you locked inside? Are you in the southern hemisphere experience gut wrenching heat without a powerful enough AC?  VillageQ has the answer:  new blogs to read!  So, snuggle in with your electronic device of choice and enjoy these new listings.  Don’t for get to check […]

January VQ Chat
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January VQ Chat

The January VQ Twitter Chat is tonight at 9 p.m. EST. Last month, we gathered on Twitter to talk about 2013 and our hopes and dreams for 2014. It was a great discussion though I don’t remember much of it because I was participating while my family drove to our […]

Does this new navbar make us look phat?
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Does this new navbar make us look phat?

You know you are lost to the geekery of website design when redoing the internal page structure and navigation are cause for a thrilling announcement.  And yet! All outward-facing signposts also indicate real internal things, and so too does our spanking-new navigational bar layout indicate an evolution in our focus. […]

The Power of Language
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The Power of Language

Julia Roberts is an advocate, writer, speaker, strategist and community builder who co-founded Support for Special Needs in 2010 for families touched by special needs. Married to Julian and living in Atlanta, Georgia, they own a small business. They are raising two kids with learning disabilities who survived kidney transplants […]

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Spring cleaning for the new year

You know how spring cleaning gets you ready for spring?  Apparently, blogroll updating got me ready for 2014!  Thank you to all of our blogs who have been so patient in waiting to be added to the directory.  Our new blog listing intake form should help to expedite this process […]