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I am pretty tired.I wonder when I’ll ever have a full night’s sleep again.I hear that’s going to be NEVER.I see dark circles under my eyes.I want to sleep for a full night, whatever that means.I am still functional though. I pretend at playing adult. My inner child is protesting.I feel all the feelings these days… Read More


One of the best things that came out of my time with SITS, was meeting many amazing and interesting bloggers. I came by Tamara’s blog, Tamara Like Camera, and immediately fell hard for her writing, and stunning photography (hello, professional photographer!). I’ve watched as she grew her blog phenomenally over the past year, and it’s… Read More

Reverse Bucket List

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I love the idea of a “Reverse Bucket List” – a list of what you have accomplished, rather than a traditional bucket list where you aspire to achieve certain things.  As I write this list, I realized that I have done more in my 37 years than I thought. So thank you, Angela of Happy… Read More


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Joy quote, Marianne Williamson

As I write this, my heart is full. The kind of full where you feel it so physically, it’s almost hard to breathe. The kind of full where tears spring to my eyes because I’m just so freaking happy and thankful for everything and everyone.  The kind of full where I just want to hug… Read More

Snickerdoodle mini cake

There are a bunch of things in my head right now that are too many characters for Twitter, but not enough for a real blog post. So lucky you, you get to read what’s on my mind! ______________________________________________________________ My little one, my baby boy, he’s going to play school five days a week now, for… Read More

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