Here you'll find current musings, as well as the archives from two blogs of yesteryear: YoungMarriedMom and What I Learned While Writing a Novel. Please comment and share. We love well when we are in conversation with one another. 


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Why I Love Being a SAHM

For the record, I think the acronym “SAHM” is silly.  It’s not easy to pronounce, as an acronym should be, and the “A” for “at” seems grammatically incorrect to me.  But this is a blog on the internet, where this kind of speech reigns.  When in Rome, right? When I finally made the decision to […]

May 12, 2011

Editing, Faith, Freelance, Modern Perspectives, Parenthood, Work, Young Married Mom

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Git ‘Er Done.

A short time ago I mentioned that if I could pick a mothering mantra, it would be “If God puts you to it, God will get you through it.” I still stand by this; grace has simply overflowed in the last year and a half, through getting married, being pregnant, and having Jacob. However, if […]

March 14, 2011

Editing, Faith, Freelance, Marriage, Modern Perspectives, Parenthood, Publishing, Young Married Mom

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New Year, New Beginnings

When I started this blog, I commented on how it was strange that only when I was pregnant and about to take on the responsibilities of caring for an infant was I compelled to start taking my writing more seriously.   As we begin 2011 I am ever more aware that the advent of Jacob has […]

January 21, 2011

Editing, Freelance, Publishing, Work, Young Married Mom

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