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6 years of Tatum

⭐️ Tatum Maris Reed ⭐️ …turned six years old on 21 February!  My precious Pisces princess [alliteration, anyone?] celebrates another year of making our world a better place.  Time truly flies.  Within a matter of days her brother blows out … Continue reading

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Mondays with Maris

Lillie May Fenley, the beloved grandmother of Maris, was laid to rest yesterday morning.  I hate that a funeral was the cause of her trip but savored every second of the time spent with the McLoskey family.  It’s only been … Continue reading

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Last leisurely weekend

….before my chaotic schedule commences. Tomorrow morning I’ll hit the ground running with my new job.  My itinerary can best be described as a clustereff.  Working full-time in sales with a side job tutoring after hours proves challenging for the … Continue reading

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Trust part two?

Spend two hours per day writing.  That is the commitment I made to myself to be divided as follows:  half an hour on paid assignments; half an hour blogging; 45 minutes working on an idea; and 15 minutes writing in … Continue reading

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Mind on a mizzy

As of 5 January I am the mother of two children in school.  Where does the time go?!  I’m in a state of shock.  How quickly they grow.  It seems like just yesterday they were born.  Yet last Tuesday Adam … Continue reading

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Last December Saturday

Saturday sent me on an emotional rollercoaster.  Cliché as it may sound, I found myself pondering the circle of life and all its bittersweet manifestations.  Two people very dear to my heart commemorated their birthdays.  A very special little girl would … Continue reading

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Glorious fall day

I spent my afternoon strolling through Carriage Crossing with Adam and Dad.  A pit stop at the Starbucks inside of Barnes and Noble hydrated us for our walk.  The pumpkin spice Frappucino was disappointing [#firstworldproblems], which surprised me seeing as … Continue reading

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