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Unmarried with children and a lot of unconventional supports

Our family is unconventional, but there is a lot of love. When I was a kid I thought I owed an explanation to anyone I spoke to; an explanation pertaining to my family situation. 426 more words


"A Prayer for the Momma with Full Hands"-Scissortail Silk

All mothers have been there, that moment when you feel completely inapt as a mother. That moment when you feel guilty for raising your voice or taking a second to yourself. 161 more words

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It takes a village idiot: Hillary's bizarre plan to send U.S. adults to camp--"fun" camp!

My latest blog post for the Independent Women’s Forum:

Hello muddah, hello faddah, here I am at Camp Hillary!

Being no spring chicken myself, I’m loath to call into question the former first lady/secretary of state’s mental faculties, and yeah, she was addressing a bunch of camp counselors–

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It takes a Village

You have seen some snippets of this project on my IG and Blog feeds the past months. For some reason, this quilt has taken me forever!!  234 more words

Squeek Crafts

It takes a Village

Disclaimer: The start of this was written back in November. I remember sitting in a lunch dive in St. Louis, totally oblivious to the fact that I was growing toes inside my belly. 696 more words

Aniah Ferguson is not a savage 

I have put life and limb on the line many times to stop my students from doing one another harm when I worked in some pretty perilous school districts. 344 more words

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