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
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!
I saw the sun rise in Nebraska today. It looked like a sunny side up egg. It looked like how I would imagine the sun would look in China. It was pink-orange. It was surrounded by Nebraska fields. The fields made of black dirt that can grow anything. The magical Midwest dirt that can do… Continue reading “Sun”ny side up sun
I love you “other mother Monday’s” but wow, summer. Any of you other moms out there think: This is the summer! well have a plan and keep it! will spend all the quality and quantity time! we’ll make homemade ice cream and snuggle and catch frogs. Our first summer day has been great. Better than… Continue reading Lazy days?
Other Mother Mondays I have been on a slight break from my Other Mother Mondays because we were out of town. Besides that I have been tired and it’s hard to do wonderful ladies justice when you’re tired. But it’s happening tonight! Tonight’s Mother is my mother in law, Candy. I have a mother. Her… Continue reading Other Mothers Monday: Candy
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
This is a five minute Friday prompt with Kate Motaung, who just announced that there is a new Five Minute Friday website! Hooray! This site is what got me back into writing and I love it. Other Five Minute Fridays I have written. After living 18-24 hours away from our families for five years now,… Continue reading Five Minute Friday: Visit