Posts Tagged "Motherhood"


  I have found myself having to hurry up and wait a lot this spring.   In the military, many of us family members find that the phrase “hurry up and wait” is the ongoing story of our daily life.   We wait to be told when to move and where to move. We wait for our loved ones to go and to return. We wait for paychecks, promotions, and news of job changes or new assignments. We wait when we don’t hear...

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  There is this trend on the internet and social media now that I find to be especially terrifying.   I started noticing how much anxiety it caused me, because it started pushing my “run and hide” buttons last fall.   Incidentally, I have found that this same exact issue trending with equal force among the nefarious world of motherhood/parenthood that my husband and I are ever so cautiously dipping our toes...

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My Latest Untold Stories…

My Latest Untold Stories…


Posted By on Jan 29, 2016

  Just say what you want to say, then, and say it with all your heart. Share whatever you are driven to share. If it is authentic enough, believe me–it will feel original. ~ Liz Gilbert   Dear Readers, I know that I have long been absent here on the blog, with little to nothing said about why or what has been going on.   Life has taken a turn down a new road for me, and with that turn came an insanely busy season...

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Last month, I started a series on the roles women carry, what I learned about them growing up, and what I am learning about them now. It started with a post on lessons I learned from my Mama. You can check it out here. This post is a continuation of that series.      Sometimes I don’t know which haunts me more — the dissonance between my present and past views of what my primary role as a woman should be or my...

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I decided to pour my time this weekend into writing something that has been stirring in my heart for several months now, but haven’t been able to find quite the right words for. So for those who may be wondering, the Townhall is still in the making and will come out tomorrow on schedule leaving last week to be just “one of those weeks” where I literally could not do it all.   Where I grew up most women I knew were...

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