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Published August 2014.

Home Is Where the Heart Is

The people in her morning home group taught her how to live and how to love and be loved

I never thought that I would enjoy getting up early on the weekends. Saturday mornings meant sleeping late to be ready for a weekend of oblivion. Now, I get up, excited to start my day and see the people I have grown to love and care about in my home group. Our meeting starts at 9 a.m. and many people get there early to schmooze. Walking in, everyone is welcomed by the greeters with hugs and smiling hellos.

We often have more than 70 people in attendance and well over half of those identify as group members.

-- Judy P.

Highland Park, New Jersey

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