Category Archives: being introspective

The good stuff

This past weekend was a good and simple one. It involved Scandal (the show, obviously). A good book. Or two. A hike with a friend. Attending church service. Getting together with our small group (which was also an opportunity for … Continue reading

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Treading water

I feel like I’m over here treading water lately, guys. I’m not going to lie, this mom-of-two thing is kicking my butt like none other lately. Do you know those days/weeks/months when everything just seems especially hard? I’m in the … Continue reading

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A Week of Adhering to a Bedtime – An Update

Last week I posted that I was going to try this crazy new concept called ‘having a bedtime’, and I’m happy to report that I’ve managed to adopt and continue this life-changing habit! In a nutshell: having a bedtime is glorious. I could have posted a … Continue reading

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When Home Isn’t Home

It was strange traveling to Chicago for the holidays. Chicago is where I’m from. I spent over 20 years of my life there – about 15 years in the suburbs and another 7 years downtown. Tim was born and raised … Continue reading

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Looking back, looking ahead

My word for 2015 was ‘intentional‘. Halfway through the year I wrote a bit of an update on how I was doing. Now, looking back on 2015, I am able to say with certainty that I accomplished my goals and … Continue reading

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