Favorite Things, Life, Photography

100 Things I Love

I loved writing this post back in 2018 for many reasons but the biggest is that it's really nice to have a list of things you love in one place. I have referred to this list (which remains in my phone notes) a lot over the past two years but never more than in the… Continue reading 100 Things I Love

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Link Party, Parenting

Anatomy of a College Care Package

College, sigh. Oh sure, I'm not in college anymore, but I am getting an education. Did you know they share a lot of things in college? Did you further know that there are things such as community water bottles that everyone drinks out of in the dorm? No matter how many hygiene lessons you've given… Continue reading Anatomy of a College Care Package

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Family, Humor

I’m Okay. Trust Me, I’m Shocked Too

  Recently, I wrote about Anna leaving for college and talked about how it was difficult but that it was also good. That wasn't just for keeping face. Since she's been gone, I have been good. Really good, in fact. So good that at times it kind of scares me. Like, is this it or are… Continue reading I’m Okay. Trust Me, I’m Shocked Too

Childhood, Humor, Motherhood

I Was 14 Once Too

Contrary to popular opinion I used to be 14. Popular opinion = my 14-year-old daughter. Very, very, VERY long ago, I too had angst, constant attitude (sorry mom and dad) and fresh cramps. Serious fresh cramps. Hence the constant attitude....duh.  So I get it. Except when I don't. It's too bad we don't have our… Continue reading I Was 14 Once Too