Another Thanksgiving has come and gone – I figure now is a good time to write. There are many things I am thankful for.  When I think about it, it’s almost overwhelming. We spent Thanksgiving with my dad’s side of the family in NY this year.  It was such a good time.  While we were […]

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Whoever says children can’t teach you anything has never had a dandelion handed to them by a child. We get carried away with life so quick, we hardly realize the beauty in nature.  To an adult, a dandelion is nothing more than a weed that needs to be destroyed in our perfect green grass.  To […]

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A Million Silent Questions

It’s mid morning.  We exchange words, smiles and laughs.  Sips of lukewarm coffee fill the empty spaces.  Having friends over is so refreshing, especially ones who understand. We continue our conversation before it is soon to be interrupted.  I sarcastically add another line to the conversation, but as I laugh I am interrupted sooner than […]

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A Breakthrough

I remember.  I remember on December 9th, 2016 I had so many mixed emotions. We had waited about four months for this appointment. I feared it would be another wasted trip.  More time thrown away.  More energy expelled, that I barely had the strength to muster up to begin with.  My husband was with me, […]

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The wind blows the leaves around that have given up.  They let go.  They get lost in the chaos of the season.  All focus is gone.  Mother nature exhales, trying to brace herself for the next season that’s about to come.  Similar to motherhood. It happens every year.  Magical beauty to behold and gaze upon with the vibrant colors.  Just […]

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The volcano in its safety zone

“Magma rises through cracks on weaknesses in the earth’s crust.  When this pressure is released, as a result of plate movement, magma explodes to the surface causing a volcanic eruption .  The lava from the eruption cools to form a new crust.  Over time, after several eruptions, the rock builds up and a volcano forms.”  ( […]

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Moving forward

Just reflecting on the past month or so.  I’m struggling.  However, in the midst of struggling, God has put us toward the right path in helping our little girl.  I’m struggling because currently it’s truly hard to find the joy in being this mother that God has chosen me to be.  Love hurts.  Enough said.  There […]

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