Category Archives: Life

Build something

My advice from life: When your heart is breaking, build something. Turn the hammer that thumped you in the gut into the tool used to knock down walls. When your mind races and chases sleep away, double check your math. … Continue reading

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Yes. My husband is a great dad. Stop saying it.

Our family of three just got back from a great little “pre-return to work holiday.” And it was just what the doctor ordered. Except for one little thing: the number of people who complimented my husband. Before I launch into … Continue reading

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Love and other bumps

Dear “Zed,” Over the course of your life, we’ll make you many promises – and they’ll reflect the love, many dreams and hopes we have for you. Granted, on occasion we will falter, but we’ll spend each day making efforts … Continue reading

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Blue and yellow contemplations

While Christmas shopping in Chapters, I found myself drawn to a pretty bright blue and yellow covered book. (Yes, sometimes that is how I choose what to read. Other times it might be a clever title that draws me in.) … Continue reading

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