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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Old Enough to Offer Wisdom?

Today is my birthday (yay!). It’s not a milestone birthday, so maybe it’s the fact that we’ve moved back home and my life feels as if it’s come full circle in a way that makes me think there a few things I think I might know.   It’s great to be able to hire people […]

August 28, 2013

Modern Perspectives, Young Married Mom

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Dear Henry XII

Dear Henry,   Sunday, just a week after we moved into your grandparents’ house, you started to crawl. It’s starting to set in that you’re on the downswing of your first year. Every day, you’re growing out of being an infant and getting closer to being a little boy.   This week, you also started […]

August 9, 2013

Modern Perspectives, Motherhood, Young Married Mom

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Dear Henry XI

Dear Henry,   You are just six months old and I fall more in love with you every time I look at you. You are a lovable baby, full of smiles and strength. Since it’s gotten hot out, I stopped putting pants on you. You just wear onesies, and it seems like every time we […]

July 17, 2013

Motherhood, Young Married Mom

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