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What we learn from a curve-ball

Last November my Aunt died very suddenly. She was here one minute, loving serving, giving, and then she was gone. From that place, I wrote the post, When Life Throws You a Curveball. These days we have are long, but … Continue reading

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Simplify Kids Clothing

We have control over our own spaces. Continue reading

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Theology and Kids

On Saturday, the family was walking into our favorite restaurant  and Rebecca said, “There’s something that’s been bothering me all day.” Figuring it was about her impending week at camp, I settled into my comforting mom role. I had all … Continue reading

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Getting through Summer

If reading is involved, it’s always a good strategy. Continue reading

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Work it Out

It’s not avoidance, it’s claiming truth. Continue reading

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All Shall Be Well

  “But all shall be well, and all shall be well, and all manner of thing shall be well (no matter what)” Julian of Norwich (italics added by Madeline L’Engle) Our community was rocked by a violent crime yesterday. A restaurant owner … Continue reading

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Earth goes around

Last year my birthday ended with Captain America singing Happy Birthday to me. Okay, so not Chris Evans. And he wasn’t REALLY Captain America. Just Cleveland’s version of him. He was poking 50 with a finger, wearing compression socks and … Continue reading

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Specificity in child rearing

I always feel like I do the same thing every day. There’s a reason for that. Continue reading

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Love in Action

If you haven’t read the Momastery, you should. In particular, you need to read her post today titled, Angels and Warriors. She is hosting a love flash mob to raise 100K for 4 women who are battling cancer and 1 … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day, a call to action

Do you know why we celebrate Mother’s Day? Not, why we celebrate moms, but how the holiday came about? I admit, I thought it was another holiday cooked up by greeting card companies trying to fill in the months between … Continue reading

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