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To be really really honest…

To be really really honest with you all… I feel a lot of disdain for myself these days. I’ve been feeling like a huge failure for the last year or so. And I’ve been struggling to keep the internal conversations I have with myself positive, supportive and kind. This growing business of mine offers up […]

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an empty vessel

Empty vessel

I have become an empty vessel. For the last eighteen months or so, I have worked at least 6 days a week, evenings included, and often late into the night. If you are a regular reader of this blog, you will have noted that my posts have decreased to a trickle, becoming both infrequent and brief. […]

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Jesse and his mom

December Reflections 09. Fave Photo of 2015

Yay! Here comes Susannah Conway and her blog prompts—this time it’s December Reflections—to inspire me to blog again. Today’s theme is Fave Photo of 2015. Our bright light of a son, Jesse, graduated from high school in June. Having never gone through this before, I had no idea I would feel so exuberant. And then…when I […]

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branches in a December morning sky

December Reflections 07 Branches

Yay! Here comes Susannah Conway and her blog prompts—this time it’s December Reflections—to inspire me to blog again. Today’s theme is BRANCHES. Took this picture on my early morning walk today with Lucky. Beautiful sky!

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December Reflections 04 Red

Yay! Here comes Susannah Conway and her blog prompts—this time it’s December Reflections—to inspire me to blog again. Today’s theme is RED. But this post is about my true-blue colors. Thank God for Glennon Melton at Momastery. Seriously. She’s smart and humble and brave and faith-filled and has to medicate her mental illness and take a night […]

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I want to drink coffee

December Reflections: 02 Hot Drink

Yay! Here comes Susannah Conway and her blog prompts—this time it’s December Reflections—to inspire me to blog again. Today’s theme is HOT DRINK, which as you might expect, is going to turn into just another love letter to one of my best friends, coffee. When I discovered a version of the quote pictured below last year, […]

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sparkle

December Reflections: 01 Sparkle

Yay! Here comes Susannah Conway and her blog prompts—this time it’s December Reflections—to inspire me to blog again. Today’s theme is SPARKLE, and yes, it snowed. Thanks to Jeremy for the groovy artwork on our front door chalkboard. Last night around 9 pm, Jeremy, Dylan and I took that sweet girl of ours Lucky for a romp […]

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