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Ten Plus One

I try each birthday to reflect on the kids and write them a love letter. It is a harder goal most days. This place is less of a commitment to myself and more of a place to go when I need to sort or process my life. I have ninety drafts. I come often enough,… Continue reading Ten Plus One

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PB & J

"You need to learn how to select your thoughts just the same way you select your clothes every day. This is a power you can cultivate." Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert Yesterday, I sat down with this idea for a blog post to work through my past weekend. I wanted to talk about places… Continue reading PB & J

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Chance, Magic, and Worth

The universe is funny. Most days everything happens: small joys, small aches, small frustrations, and small mercies. There does not always feel like there is a purpose pulsing behind it all. Yet, once in a while, things make sense. Events suddenly resonate deep and in a way that makes you understand that there is something… Continue reading Chance, Magic, and Worth