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new year

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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You Are Good Enough | Des Moines Moms Blog

You Are Good Enough

There are times when I question myself. I question my ability to parent, to teach, to be a good wife and a good daughter. Sometimes I see friends on social media who are doing it all and being it all. They are outstanding in ways I am not (or so it looks that way). I […]

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Empty.

It’s January, and it’s always colder in January than I ever remember it being before. My nose is cold and my toes are cold. My fingers are cold as they waltz across my keyboard. But, the hardest part about January, in my opinion, is the cold that starts to creep into my heart. December is […]

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