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Wrestling with God

I have still been writing faithfully everyday, so no fear out there all you readers (wink, wink, hey, mom).  I’ve been writing more quick snippets on Instagram as summer doesn’t lend tons of time to lots of laptop writing.  But that’s ok. I love spending it with my kids. I woke up at 5:15 AM… Continue reading Wrestling with God

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Blessings (5 minute prompt)

I’m writing along with five minute Friday and you can too! Every time I can’t sleep (which isn’t super often) I say a prayer in my mind. I lost all the blessings I can think of. And it helps me fall asleep. I just start with whatever and just let my brain go. green grass… Continue reading Blessings (5 minute prompt)

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I haven’t stopped!

For all you loyal readers out there (hello family!), I haven’t given up.  In the past month, I’ve been in and out to Utah and Idaho twice, finished kid’s school, had two grandparent(my Grandpa, Blake’s Grandma) deaths and my sister’s family came to visit for a week.  Phew.  I may have a slight Dr. Pepper… Continue reading I haven’t stopped!

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100 days of writing!! And a giveaway

When I began this writing journey, it was February 16. It was a Thursday. I had just had my third miscarriage in 18 months on February 13. Pretty sad way to spend Valentine’s Day. I decided to help with my pain, I would write. I needed direction and focus and purpose. My kids were in… Continue reading 100 days of writing!! And a giveaway

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I will always be an English Major

I edited some writing today for my job, so I can count that as writing. But first I want to say, I love being an English major! I have always been one and I will always be one. I love the smell of new books and the crackling sound the binding makes when you open… Continue reading I will always be an English Major

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Five Minute Friday: Mom

Other Five Minute Fridays One of my favorite parts of this whole writing every day thing has been writing about moms.  Every Monday, I write about different moms in my life.  I love seeing how different they are from each other but I still love them all!  And I love them for different reasons.  Sometimes… Continue reading Five Minute Friday: Mom