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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My Motherhood Birthday

As firmly as I am convinced that pregnancy is as valid an experience of motherhood as care giving post-delivery, I find myself looking back on this last almost-year with Jacob and thinking the journey really began when we saw him face-to-face.   Every day has its ups and downs, and every day has its inevitable […]

September 7, 2011

Faith, Modern Perspectives, Motherhood, Young Married Mom

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Holy Week: Wednesday

“In so many instances in creation, it pleases God to use the instrumentality of one creature to do good to another, especially in the all-important task of leading souls to Himself.” – Your Vocation of Love by Agnes Penny, p. 155 I remember during our wedding, our priest said that married couples have a major […]

April 20, 2011

Faith, Marriage, Modern Perspectives, Young Married Mom

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Holy Week: Monday

This year, I have experienced Lent in a whole new way.  Having a child changes everything, they say, and faith is not the least of these. Whether it’s because I spend more time at home, or because my day-to-day is challenging in a different way than it ever has been before, I’ve found my resolutions […]

April 18, 2011

Faith, Modern Perspectives, Young Married Mom

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