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Friday Family Nights

We were never a big television family growing up. When I was a little girl I remember how on Friday nights our local television station would air Disney movies each week. It was always a really special treat. My Mama…

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Frivolous Friday: Creating for Joy

Last night before I shut down my computer and headed up to bed I decided I was going to publish a post here today no matter what it ended up looking like. I’ve been in a funk of not showing…

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August Goals 2020

Hello! Welcome to another goals post for my monthly goal-setting series. If this is your first visit here, thanks for joining me! About a year ago I decided to start setting three specific goals for myself each month. My objective…

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Firecrackers, Fireflies, and Family – 4th of July, 2020

Oh July, why have you been so fleeting this year! I can’t believe there are only a couple of days left before this month is gone. Typically I find July to be such a powerful mid-year marker for me –…

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On Writing and Remembering

I want to remember what it was like back when we were all still there. Momma, Daddy, and me. And of course, our pets too; the cantankerous but tolerant old orange tabby – Catfish, our beautiful Irish setter – Dakota,…

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July Goals 2020

Hello! Welcome to another goals post for my monthly goal-setting series. If this is your first visit here, thanks for joining me! Exactly one year ago I decided to start setting three specific goals for myself each month. My objective…

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On Writing with Purpose

Last month I took an incredible writing workshop with Sonya Spillman called Writing With Purpose. For our first assignment, she asked us to submit a page of our writing and recommended that we start with the prompt(s): writing is… or…

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Finding the Light

In the month of May, I decided to make a study out of finding the light in our everyday lives. With the ongoing overwhelm of the global pandemic and quarantining, we had been having a run of darker days. As…

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On Writing: Musings from the Meadow | blog post | photo by Eliza B.

On Writing: Musings from the Meadow

“We drank in the smells of the ripe spring air, thick with honeysuckle and freshly cut grass. We lingered outside long after our arrival, hesitant to lose the last stretches of daylight. Dreading the return to confinement of walled-off spaces once more.”

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