Ernest Hemingway in Sun Valley

Posted on July 27th, 2016
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The last home of Ernest Hemingway is located in Ketchum, Idaho, a small town in Sun Valley. The house was built in 1951 and the Hemingway’s purchased it in 1959: even though it appears to be made of wood, the home is actually cinder block. The cinder block feature particularity appealed to Hemingway, as he […]

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Children and Funerals

Posted on July 26th, 2016
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There are many theories about how children handle grief after a death, particularly the death of a very close relative. One of the key questions that emerges from these issues is: should a child be taken to the funeral of that close relative or be shielded from much of the experience. Strong arguments exist on […]

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Eagle Scout Project: Martin Oaks Cemetery

Posted on February 29th, 2016
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Community Service at Martin Oaks Cemetery Martin Oaks is a tucked away, vintage neighborhood cemetery that is located in one of the older areas of Lewisville Texas, a northern suburb of Dallas Texas.  Many people do not know it, but Martin Oaks is a historical cemetery that has been around since before the Civil War.  I […]

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