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The Hard Stuff

Like a Bush in the Wastelands

In the weeks following our oldest’s (Wyatt) birth I was forced to navigate some deep waters — as any new mom is forced to do I suspect.  Overcome with unfathomable love and responsibility, most of my life choices began…

The Hard Stuff

The Real Thief of Joy

Comparison is not the thief of joy, I am. And you are too. Start typing the phrase “comparison is the thief of joy” (you know the one!) into your Google search bar and you won’t even have to finish…

The Hard Stuff

That Time You Prepared for Everything

Four Fridays ago my youngest boy, then 10 months, had surgery.  Although it was a minor surgery, it was surgery. And in the days nearing the procedure, I felt myself swimming in all sorts of emotions. I knew that…