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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Dear Jacob IV

Dear Jacob, There are many, many things I love about you.  One of the greatest of these is the sounds you make.  Whether you’re crying, laughing, or just plain chatting, your voice melts my heart. About two weeks before you were due, I started to wonder what your voice would sound like.  I was amazed […]

February 15, 2011

Parenthood, Young Married Mom

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Another Year Over, a New One Just Begun

Since senior year of college, I have been going to Mass just about every day.  It’s always a beautiful way to start the day, but some days in particular—like today—are made even more special when they begin at church.   Today is the last day of 2010, a year that began with realizing I was […]

December 31, 2010

Faith, Parenthood, Young Married Mom

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