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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Moving Takes Two Months

This week I finally put the camera and the USB cord together and went to upload photos to my computer. When I did, I was surprised to see it was the first time I’d done so in two months! Two months!   Moving house—when I say it this way, it sounds like more fun than […]

August 16, 2013

Modern Perspectives, Motherhood, Young Married Mom

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This Blog Writes Itself

Jacob is on the brink of three years old. The way he’s talking these days makes it clear that he’s aware of so much in our world and that he really is listening. He also seems to be contending for full authorship of the blog.   On having (dairy-free) quesadillas for lunch: “I’m going to […]

August 14, 2013

Faith, Modern Perspectives, Young Married Mom

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Updates from the ‘burbs

John keeps saying it’s going to take about a month to settle in to our new home and find our groove, so to speak. It’s been a week and a half thus far. Since we moved back to where we both grew up, and not far from our home in Brooklyn, it doesn’t feel to […]

August 7, 2013

Marriage, Modern Perspectives, Motherhood, Young Married Mom

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