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Note from Carol: I rarely use guest bloggers, however this wonderful post by Katie Price, from the Eldercarelink.com blog, was too good to pass up. Please read on.

I am 13 and I am in 7th grade. I am planning to go to high school to complete an IB (International Baccalaureate) program. Then I will go to Stanford and try to get into the horse program and major in biotechnology. After college I will get a job, a house and eventually a family. When I am grown up my parents will start needing my help. 

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What a great person, an inspiration to us all. Thanks for sharing.

I loved her creativity and am impressed with her for even thinking up solutions to possible future problems. And yet, it was so funny too.

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