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Karla Bergen

How I Do It: Advice from married couple who only spends weekends together

“How I Do It” introduces you to a local mom and how she juggles life. This month: Karla Bergen, an associate professor, Women's Studies coordinator, communication program and general education director at the College of Saint Mary. Basically, she’s an educator. The 59-year-old is married to Terry, 62, who lives two hours away in Henderson, Neb as a crop insurance specialist. The couple sees one another on weekends.

Read below to see how she does it:

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