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Curing Cupid

*This post contains affiliate links. Most of us love a good love story. As little girls, we dream of being swept of our feet by our own Prince Charming. We are conditioned by the Rom Com genre of movies to think that we meet the one; get swept up in a whirlwind romance; endure some […]

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Is It Bedtime, Yet?

As most parents can probably attest, one of the hardest parts of the day is bedtime!!! Good grief! Why is it when I am most exhausted and ready to put on my pajamas and veg with the Netflix controller in  my hand, do my children reach deep into their bag of annoying bedtime stalling tricks? […]

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2017 in the Rearview

Is there anyone else who was glad to bid 2017 farewell? To say 2017 was an odd and difficult year for me personally would be sugar coating the situation a bit. I should preface all of this by admitting that I am naturally a glass half empty kind of person. The trees often block my […]

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Live Simply

Greetings from the view from my kitchen sink! At times my life gets really weighted down by the “should do’s” or the “you’re not doing enough” or even the “YOU are not enoughs” and it’s quite paralyzing. I’m really a nut job, and probably certifiable, but you may have figured that out. We had a rough […]

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So Long Summer

To say the last two weeks of my life have been quite difficult is an understatement of epic proportions.  Why are the last two weeks of summer so rough? I’ve heard lots of moms express this same frustration. It’s like we made it through the first six weeks or seven weeks somewhat unscathed and then […]

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Hello Neighbors

We have the most beautiful, yet extremely anti-social little neighbors. They greeted me Sunday morning as I left bright and early for church. JB and I watched them graze yesterday afternoon, and this morning, they were out in full force. We stood and watched them for a long time today until they heard a train […]

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