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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So, What Do You Do All Day?

Because I’m as young as I am, it’s bewildering when a pregnant friend asks me some question about having a newborn at home.  Although it never feels that way, I know that all of my mommy friends are older than I am, and it sometimes feels strange to be the go-to gal for baby questions.  […]

July 25, 2011

Modern Perspectives, Motherhood, Young Married Mom

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All the Single Ladies

This week, with John out of town on business, I went to New Jersey to spend some time with our families.  It’s a blessing that John’s and my parents live so close to each other, and that we are such a short distance away.   It’s always wonderful to spend time with what I guess […]

January 28, 2011

Faith, 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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