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Elizabeth Ruth Gifford (Lizzie83)

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Travel Enthusiast; gypsy at heart. I spent my twenties trying to figure out where I belong in this world. My daughter unexpectly but amazingly came into my world when I was 25. This moment was one of those ok... it's adult time now so I began to decide on a good, solid career for a single mom. One career path immediately stood out, and not just because I come from a family of teachers. As a teacher I could choose what I taught and it was a dream single mom career where we would always have the same hours.... I taught for 5 years, both public & charter schools, before deciding to pull my child out of our school systems and homeschool her myself for a semester. I am an avid traveler and I taught all subjects of social studies within my five years. My very politically active grandfather greatly impacted my love for politics and am proud to say he was a WWII veteran and my hero. I've also freelanced as a curriculum developer and was published in 3 textbooks. I currently work as an artist's assistant and a local coordinator for a foreign exchange organization. I love to write, read, and travel! Sitting here now at 34, I am once again looking for my place in this world. Enjoy!

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