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Spaghetti Squash and Me

Good morning, world.

Spaghetti Squash (that’s what the apps say the baby is as big as this week, so that’s what we’ll call it this week) and I are doing ok.  462 more words


Thoughts for Thursday

List every job you have held since you were 18.

I sit, staring at that sentence and the seven little boxes given to list all of the jobs I have had since I was 18. 409 more words

Thoughts For Thursday

The Farmer's Wife - Meet the Parents

I recall the first visit to the farm. I was excited as George’s old valiant AP6, with its spotted paint job and touched up rust, no seat belts, low bucket seats and wide mag rims rattled its way down the very rough track to his family farm. 105 more words

Growing Pains

Growth Discomfort

Like a thirsty seed sprouting into a weed in rain
The thirst to grow can dig and drag you through discomfort
Relish the grazes, jabs, and scratches
Life’s secret gifts

Cultivating Habits

“Watch your thoughts for they become words.
Watch your words for they become actions.
Watch your actions for they become habits.
Watch your habits for they become your character.

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Growing Pains

well i was wrong. i was really, really wrong!

when i started MAREVOLI back in January, i thought i had it figured out and it seemed like it wouldn’t be hard at all;  i had found my recipe for this journey that we call life:   364 more words

The Marinades

It’s the world’s dirty secret.

I turned thirty-five this month.  I don’t feel thirty-five.  I remember thinking my mother was thirty-six for the majority of my childhood and I definitely don’t feel old enough to be a mother…wait, I am a mother.   285 more words

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