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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Baby Belly

I used to wonder why babies wore onesies all the time.  There’s some utility there, sure, but opening and closing those three snaps twenty times a day begins to get tedious after a while.  Couldn’t babies wear regular shirts, like grown ups and big kids? Then a squirmy little boy with a big, t-shirt busting […]

November 4, 2010

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What Are You Waiting For?

Anyone get the Jennifer Love Hewitt, I Know What You Did Last Summer reference?  No?  Okay, well, that’s not what this post is about anyway. As I’m nearing the end of this pregnancy (gasp!), I’ve started to get questions about what I’ve missed the most over the last eight months or so. The other night, […]

August 18, 2010

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Our Baby Has Clothes!

No, we haven’t gotten it a Rocky hoodie or a wrestler’s singlet quite yet. . . . A few weeks ago, close friends and two of our very favorite people were married in a beautiful Mass at a beautiful church on a beautiful day. Please excuse the seemingly poor word choice—no thesaurus has the words […]

May 19, 2010

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