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Other Mothers Monday: Joyce

I have a mother named Joyce.  She taught me an open door and an open pool when we come to visit Las Vegas.  She taught sincere questions and thoughtful answers about difficult topics.  She taught some very helpful emails about relationships and miscarriages.  She taught a happy laugh and a warm hug.  She taught once… Continue reading Other Mothers Monday: Joyce

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Figuring me out again. (Apparently, it’s a lifelong process.)

Picture me 14 years ago.  Married to Blake for six months, going to college, dreaming of Europe and a Masters Degree (so I could be a librarian) and living in bliss. Blind bliss.  Blake says, “Do you think we should have a baby?” And I say “Huh?”  Wait, oh yeah, we got married because we… Continue reading Figuring me out again. (Apparently, it’s a lifelong process.)

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Other Mothers Mondays: Aunt Jenny

This is the series where I write about “Other Mothers” in my life. To read past posts, click here. If you have any mother you would like to share, email me. I am sure the world would love to meet her! I have a mother.  Her name is Jenny, Jennifer to most. Or Jen.  She taught jumping… Continue reading Other Mothers Mondays: Aunt Jenny