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a long-awaited conversation…

I’ve been slowly writing, reading, and rewriting this post since last fall. It’s a long one. But it’s something that I’ve been wanting to say for a long time.   We adopted our children through the foster care system.   … Continue reading

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reflections on a facebook-free summer

I went without facebook for the months of July and August. In the beginning I shut down my account completely. But I didn’t want to lose my business page, so I made Cory (my husband) an admin so he could … Continue reading

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One year later

Today is our one year anniversary of living in Seattle. The kids and I are in Michigan on vacation. We are spending time with family and friends and everyone I’ve talked to here asks “how do you like the rain?” … Continue reading

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random thoughts on growing up

I know I’m getting older. I know this because I keep catching myself saying to my children “when I was your age…” followed by some nostalgic thought of being kicked outside after breakfast and not allowed back inside till lunchtime, … Continue reading

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