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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Row, Row, Remix

I heard Jacob singing “Row, Row, Row Your Boat,” the other day, and thank goodness he let me take a video of it. Like his father, he’s having some issues getting the words right (love you, John!). At least when John makes up the words, they make sense. I love that he thinks he’s […]

June 25, 2013

Motherhood, Young Married Mom

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Happy Easter!

Happy Easter, friends! Alleluia for bright skies (even if the air is still cold), Jacob-friendly chocolate chip cookies, and runs around the park!   My mind is occupied with getting my manuscript ready for its journey out into the world this week, so Jacob’s taking over for this post.   Watching these two little boys […]

April 4, 2013

Modern Perspectives, Motherhood, Young Married Mom

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Back to Reality Day

Ah, the day after Labor Day. Back to school. Back to work. Back to reality.   Or not.   Let’s take just a few more minutes for something silly as we ease back into our routines, shall we?   Enter: Baby doing push-ups. Kind of.   Please ignore the fact that Jacob runs […]

September 4, 2012

Modern Perspectives, Motherhood, Young Married Mom

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