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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In Need of Discipline

You might think that the infrequency of late in my blogging is a result of my intense novel writing.  Unfortunately you’d be wrong.   As of this writing, I have achieved half of the NaNoWriMo goal, that is, a 50,000-word novel written solely during the month of November. You’ll note that today is November 30, […]

November 30, 2010

Blogging, Faith, Young Married Mom

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Smile . . . You’re in Brooklyn!

Ever since I’ve been noticeably pregnant—and probably subconsciously a while before that—I’ve found myself making a special effort to smile at other pregnant ladies and ladies with small children when I see them.  For some reason I have a strong sense of pregnancy team spirit; I feel like we’re all in this together and there’s […]

August 15, 2010

Parenthood, Young Married Mom

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Welcome Back!

We are back from a wonderfully relaxing vacation—a week of family, fudge, and the first time I’ve ever been tanner than John!  Vacation has a funny way about it, a kind of time warp.  Sunday and Monday, I felt like we had all the time in the world.  Tuesday, I didn’t know what day it […]

June 21, 2010

Marriage, Parenthood, Young Married Mom

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