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The Paperwork

Adoption is not for the faint of heart. Sorry, every positive white clouds and rainbows tag line for an adoption or foster care organization, like, ever. 546 more words

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Get In The Freakin' Boat.

I’ve been thinking about writing a blog for a really long time. Why did I never start? Mostly because I didn’t think I had anything important to say. 555 more words

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When Your Best Isn’t Good Enough

Recently I went from thinking I was doing really well in a specific area of my life, to realizing I was focusing on the wrong thing, to doing the work to change but with varying amounts of success. 596 more words


Daily Quotes of Splendor #5

Turn your mind to the default setting: breathe,stretch, shake and let it go. Calmly consider the good before the bad and grip this week by the lapels to show it who’s boss. You got this!


Choose Happy- Mother's Day Without Your Mother

As I sit here and think of my mother and ALL the good she brought to my life, I smile and inhale, deeply. It is good. 410 more words


Mother’s Day

It’s hard to celebrate a day that is meant to cherish moms when one of the babies that made me a mom isn’t here. I thought I was ok. 318 more words

Mother's Day - The days before

Let me start off by saying the reason I started this blog was to hopefully “heal” to some degree… to mend the part of me that went with my mother when she died, suddenly, on September 20, 2017. 1,706 more words