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//chemo: round one

Since finding out that I have breast cancer, I’ve often wondered when it would feel real. I thought it would be when I heard the results… Nope. 675 more words

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Staying Busy

One of the things that I really wanted to do when I started this blog was slow down and enjoy life. I have been going nonstop for years and I’m exhausted. 452 more words

//wedding fun

This past weekend my cousin got married and it was truly one of the most beautiful weddings I’ve ever been to, Since pictures are more fun, here’s a picture run-down of how I spent my weekend. 350 more words

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April snow showers bring...wait a second

Today I’m reminded of the unpredictability of life. Its April 15th. Yesterday it was close to 70 degrees. Today, there are 2 inches of snow on the ground. 300 more words


Prison Stories: "He sent us ice!!!"

I went to prison this morning. I think it’s going to be a longterm thing.

Mondays are my prison days. Every week I get the opportunity to join a group of ladies who give up their mornings to go encourage the women in our local prison. 577 more words



Tonight I find myself feeling ready to take on the task of living intentionally. Maybe it’s winter being over, maybe it’s being tired of not having a plan and being ran over full blast. 429 more words



Man. This is the topic that I have the most difficulty talking about.

It’s an incredibly personal one and a potentially sad one, but that’s why I want to write about it. 1,113 more words

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