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    Why I May have Cursed when I Saw the Pregnancy Test

    September 17, 2016
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    Not three weeks ago, on our monthly Costco run our family dropped off a carload of baby things to an impoverished woman who is pregnant with triplets.  I connected with her through Craig’s List where I was planning on selling said baby things.  She has a post imploring people for help, she was recently homeless and just got into a welfare apartment and is in desperate need of baby things.  As I unloaded the trash bags bursting with baby clothes…

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    What if Laura stayed in the Big Woods?

    I am reading Little House in the Big Woods to my kids again. Every night we cozy into our living room and read the homey pages of this book.  Relishing in the simplicity.  The…

    September 9, 2016
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    Whose Story are you living?

    God is the great writer.  You are also a great writer. Or you could be. You are writing the story of your life.    But what if you are not telling a good story?…

    September 2, 2016
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    Give me Dignity: Secrets of a Special Needs Family

    So many things happen when you have a child with a debilitating disease.  Depression.  Fear.  Loss.  Isolation.  Things you expect.  But what I didn’t expect when my son was diagnosed with Congenital Heart Disease…

    August 11, 2016
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    A Day in the Life of a Nearly Empty Nester

    I have to say that I am over the moon about this one.  Celia is one of my favorite people and writers.  She just happened to have birthed two of my best friends in…

    August 5, 2016
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    A Day in the Life of a (Grown) Teen Mom 

    I cannot tell you how pleased I am to present my next woman of choice for the day in the life series.  This woman has sea green eyes, red hair and a deliciously wicked…

    July 15, 2016