Posts made in April 11th, 2012

Irma Ciber

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Irma Ciber

Irma Ciber is not only my sister, nor a strong and ambitious person, but she is my mother figure. Growing up, coming from a war torn country, losing our mother to kidney failure from third degree burns at the age of 9 and 3, and being shifted from one country (Bosnia) to another (Italy) by ourselves, she was always my rock. From being placed in a hospital due to 3rd degree burns, with no family members around nor the ability to speak Italian, to being adopted by total strangers, never did I have to worry if we were going to be okay because I knew my sister would find a way. Two and half years...

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Nichole Peschong

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Nichole Peschong

Nichole has a unique life. Married to a North Dakota State Trooper and residing in a small town she faces many challenges most women, wives, and moms don’t. Nichole has to be constantly on. She does not have time to rest. Working 45 miles away from home and commuting every day leaves little time in her day for the extras most women enjoy. Keeping this work schedule in mind, she also takes care of two very energetic boys ages 6 and 4 and we are expecting a little girl in July. Nichole’s most unique challenge is the life of a wife who is married to a cop. From crazy schedules, missed dates,...

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Mary Tastad

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Mary is my cousin, and is truly the kindest person I know. She goes out of her way to offer her help and friendship. She recently completed a 2 year task of compiling family recipes for a cookbook, which she had published for friends and family members. In the cookbook, she also included family history, complete with pictures and stories to go with the recipes. She loves life, is always ready for a new adventure, and is not afraid to face life head on, no matter what the challenge. She is an inspiration to me and so many others, and asks only for kindness and friendship in return. She is...

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