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Buh-Bye 2017!

I went into the new year with goals, ideas, and excitement. But 2017 was hard, folks. It just was. Dealing with devastating loss, rejection, insecurities, and drama just about did me in. Many, many  great things happened in 2017, don’t get me wrong. However, after losing way too much sleep over court cases, friends, deadlines, […]

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A Thank You to the Other Woman in My Kids’ Lives

Here’s a confession: I am the jealous type. I’ve worked hard as an adult to stop comparing myself to others. To recognize that happiness and love are not finite resources. To delight when another’s light shines, secure in the understanding that theirs doesn’t diminish my own. That kind of heart work does not come easy, […]

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