"I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant." -Martin Luther King, 1964 Every third Monday in January is set aside to honor...
I quilt.  Every day.  When I say this to people they inevitably respond that they don't know how I find the time on account of the four kids and other requirements of adulting. But the truth is, quilting is so important...
It's easy to trash on Millenials. As a child of two baby Boomers, my teenage years were filled with talk about how shameful my generation was.  After all, we invented selfies -- so we must all be completely self-obsessed. We spend...
As we stare down the beginning of our third year living through a global pandemic, maybe you feel weary. I know I do. I often find myself longing for precedented times...mundane times even. But do you know one thing...
If 2021 has reminded us of anything, it’s this: Life is fragile. As such, the number 96 may not mean anything to you, but perhaps it should. (No it’s not the number of times I went to Target last week. But...
I couldn't wait to turn 16! The journey to get my driver's license seemed simple 25 years ago. I attended Driver's Education, also known as Driver's Ed, during first hour of my sophomore year. Coach Smith taught the basics, ran...
Let's start this off with some honesty: The last few years have been a total s*^@show. I mean, have you ever thought about how we are still kind of, sort of mentally processing 2020 and all of its drama?...
One thing 2020 taught us all is that flexibility in all things is a strength. How we approach the 2021 holiday season is no different. The holidays are notoriously busy, stressful, and overwhelming, and sometimes, if not most of...
Winter is coming, as they say, and I am determined to be prepared this year. Some of my most favorite moments are staring out at a white landscape after a heavy snowfall, with a cozy fire and a warm...
Real talk, mamas: I did home/virtual schooling with my kiddos from March of 2020 through September of 2021, along with thousands of other mamas in the metro. That's 18 long months of teaching my kiddos all the things. All...
Sometimes it feels like I am a dying breed of parent.  I don't "gentle parent". I feed my kids processed, non-organic, allergen and dairy-laden food and sometimes we even have ice cream for dinner.  While I don't make the same parenting...
One of our favorite family traditions is to drive around with hot chocolate on Christmas Eve and look at Christmas lights! I think we all deserve to see as much light as possible this holiday season! If you're looking...

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