Tag Archive for life

Waves of Life

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  You might know I love the music of Switchfoot and Jon Foreman.  It’s not just because they’re cute (sorry, hunny), and write catchy tunes, but because their words relate to me and encourage me and ground me.  Jon Foreman’s articles are written as eloquently as his songs, and this one is a great story…

Jamberry

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Sorry I’ve been away for a few days!  Here’s why… I’ve stumbled upon something really fun that I can’t get enough of!  Nail wraps!  Nail polish has never stayed on my fingernails, so I rarely paint them.  So, my toenails got all the action.  In college, my roommates and I would take a break from…

11 Months

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I cannot believe my baby is 11 months old!  Where has the time gone?  OK, I know where it’s gone.  Running from one place to another.  I feel guilty dragging him around so much the first year of his life.  On the other hand, I’m incredibly grateful to have spent his first year with him.…

Mentor

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Recently, I met a mom of a baby whom she feels shows signs of Autism.  She was looking to me for support and advice, with fear and hope in her eyes. I didn’t expect to ever be in this position.  At least not so soon. When I think of support groups, I always think of…

Unstoppable

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I’m a Type A, over-achieving first-born who has always found life to be more fulfilling when I push myself to my limits, and make the impossible happen.  I was a shy nerd in high school, who tried out for student government and found myself in front of the entire school, dancing and lip-synching to a…