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MPA Graduate!!

Hey World!

Boy has the past month been the most challenging in my adult life. I graduated earlier this month with my Master of Public Administration… 99 more words


Charleston, S.C. Church Massacre Hits Home For Mount Vernon Family

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork)The massacre at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, left many African-Americans in the Tri-State Area and around the country feeling shocked and vulnerable. 465 more words


Baby Products Worth Buying

Besides the obvious essentials like nappies, cot, car seat and pram there are a few items that I found really made life just that little bit easier amidst what seemed like an endless amount of nappy changes and sleepless nights (not to mention the almost continuous attachment to the milk dispensers otherwise known as my breasts). 2,034 more words

Mason + Rose

Yep, A New Blog.

Heeeeeey… (guilty face)

I moved! If you’re reading here because you have followed our story from the As Rosebud Blooms Blog, I am so thankful you are here! 257 more words


Hello world! 2015 and beyond...

Happy New Year!

Welcome to a place where I share my musings, frustrations, fears, joys and more on the many hats I proudly wear. I am not a writer by trade or academics; I’m a woman who loves the beauty of words and how they paint life on paper (in this case your screen). 102 more words


Textbooks and Toddlers

I began graduate school when my daughter was 3 months old. While I struggled with the idea internally, I didn’t think that in this day and age I would be met with external (and unwanted!) words that mirrored discouragement. 126 more words


my oil field man. 

Rugged hands , the smell of 12 hours of work

Caress my check … Dancing me into consciousness.

Yet I’ve never felt anything so soft. … 132 more words