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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Donating Knitting

A few weeks ago I mentioned that I was knitting winter items for evacuees and others affected by Sandy. I finished one scarf, only to have trouble finding somewhere to donate it. It seems that cleaning supplies, diapers, etc. were more in need at the time.   For those who are interested in knitting for […]

November 26, 2012

Modern Perspectives, Motherhood, Young Married Mom

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Note to Self

Dear Self, You, New Mama,   When you first met the Peanut, you really didn’t have any idea what you were doing.  Sure, there were moments that felt like maternal instinct, but most of what you were functioning on was your growing experience of knowing the little man.  Now when, God willing, Number Two comes […]

January 24, 2011

Parenthood, Young Married Mom

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The Greatest Thing in the World

In college, my roommate and I got on a kick of watching a series of laughing babies on YouTube.  At the time, I thought the only thing better than watching a laughing baby was watching my roommate laugh at laughing babies.  She’d get to the point where she wasn’t even producing sound.   Now I […]

January 4, 2011

Parenthood, Young Married Mom

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