Category Archives: thoughts

Checking In

Just a quick update to tell everyone that I have been deemed cancer free by my surgeon last week! It was such a relief and we feel very lucky and blessed to have those results! We have been doing lots … Continue reading

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My sweet Grandma did pass last night, peacefully, with my mom, a few of my grandma’s other daughters and my cousin all by her side. This morning was rough as I spoke to my mom and could hear the pain … Continue reading

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re·com·mit·com·mit·ted, re·com·mit·ting, re·com·mits 1. To commit again. 2. To refer (proposed legislation, for example) to a committee again. Recommit is not the prettiest word. Not even the most interesting either, but this was the word I had picked earlier … Continue reading

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Change of Plans

Right now my family sleeps. I sit listening to the ocean sounds coming from the dishwasher while sipping my homemade knockoff version of Starbuck’s caramel apple cider. Think caramel apple meets hot apple cider. But even better. My version is … Continue reading

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I’m Mediocre and I Like It

Just some thoughts while driving home tonight… Worsts: Jake now works out of the house after being home for 3 months with us (can you say adjustment?) I’ve seen icky wolf spiders with babies on their backs 4 times in … Continue reading

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Stars And Stripes

I wrote a post, blinked, and now it’s ten twelve days later. For real. That “twinkling of an eye” phrase is really starting to make sense lately. Since last Friday I have sewed a lot, (pictures to come soon) cleaned … Continue reading

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Before The Madness…

I’m finally home from vacation, but luckily my brain is still in vacation mode, so I’m not completely freaking out about all that is coming up. yet. I’m sure soon the reality will set in, but for now I’m enjoying … Continue reading

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