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because life has ups and downs…

Chasing Jonas

I’m prepping for the Jonas Brothers concert this weekend. This is the second time that I’ll be in the audience at a Jonas Brothers concert. The first time was in … Continue reading

September 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

Self-Care Sunday: Community

I know that self-care kind of sounds like things you do BY yourself. But- it is really things you do FOR yourself. Being a part of a community is a … Continue reading

September 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

Self-Care Sunday

I love the idea of slowing down to focus on myself. I’m trying-honestly, I’m trying. It’s just that life moves so fast, and I’m involved in so many moving pieces. … Continue reading

August 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

When Your Teen Athlete Breaks Her Toe

Our youngest kid is tough. She rarely shows much emotion when she’s been hurt, physically or emotionally. She has been that way since she was a little girl. It’s just … Continue reading

July 26, 2019 · 1 Comment

Empty Nest Test Drive

I’m sitting alone on a hotel bed as the rain pours down on the city below while our youngest daughter is at a concert. She was invited to go to … Continue reading

July 21, 2019 · 2 Comments

People Will Surprise You

My favorite niece found this blog yesterday. She earned that title of ‘favorite niece’ because she spent time reading every single post right down to the Contact page after she … Continue reading

July 15, 2019 · 3 Comments

Five States in 18 Hours

I decided to snap some pics as we drove all the way from our garage to the beaches of Daytona in one long haul with just a few short stops … Continue reading

July 2, 2019 · Leave a comment